Saturday, November 13, 2010

How to Check Your Cell Phone for Bugs

British information security experts MWR InfoSecurity uncovered a flaw in the Palm Pre which allows for the bugging of conversations "anywhere in the world" while a general flaw in Android allows for the nicking of user passwords through the internet connection. Full article here.

Worried your cell phone might be bugged? Here is a step by step guide on how to debug it. A few simple tips to avoid cell phone bugging: don't allow people to use your phone, bugging apps can be downloaded in seconds, and don't allow leave your phone unattended-the SIM card can be switched out in seconds with a card that will allow listening in.

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