Interesting Smartphone Exploits

A recent article posted on Cracked.com addressed five smartphone exploits that very few people are aware of. The five exploits as they are listed on the site are as follows:

#5. Your Phone’s Tilt Sensor Can Sense What You’re Typing on Your Computer
#4. Smartphones Can Steal Your Credit Card Information Just by Being Near Them
#3. Fake “Free Charging” Stations May Be Waiting to Ambush You
#2. Fake Cell Towers Can Turn Your Phone into a Remote Listening Device
#1. Big Brother Can Use Your Phone to Spy on You in 3D

The original article can be accessed by following the attached link:

http://www.cracked.com/article_20345_5-terrifying-smartphone-hacks-you-wont-believe-are-possible.html

 

Brett Mabrie, CISSP

VP Education

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