Tag Archives: vulnerability

Security bug with T-Mobile website let hackers access any customer’s account

T-Mobile has had some security issues lately, including port-in scams that allegedly led to one man having his cryptocurrency stolen, and now details on another recent problem have popped up. On December 19, security researcher Kane Gamble discovered a vulnerability with the T-Mobile website that would allow hackers to log into anyone’s account, reports Motherboard. The issue was reported to T-Mobile on the same day. When it learned of the bug, T-Mobile unsurprisingly classified it … [read full article]

T-Mobile website bug allowed hackers to get customer account data, but it’s been fixed

A new report has revealed that the T-Mobile website recently suffered from a privacy bug. Security researcher Karan Saini says that a flaw with the T-Mobile website would allow an attacker to access account data, including a customer’s name and IMSI number, by knowing or guessing that customer’s phone number. Here’s what Secure7’s Saini told Motherboard about the bug: “T-Mobile has 76 million customers, and an attacker could have ran a script to scrape the … [read full article]

Samsung Will Fix Exynos Software Bug “As Quickly As Possible”

Samsung’s stepping up to the plate again this week and getting word out through a brief statement sent to Android Central their plans to fix the Exynos vulnerability “as quickly as possible.” Samsung continues to emphasize their awareness of the problem and is working to push out updates to patch the software hole on affected devices. Samsung’s also confirmed the nature of the exploit, stating that “the issue may arise only when … [read full article]