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Networking

How NSA and GCHQ hacked world largest SIM card maker Gemalto: “game over for cellular encryption”

February 25, 2015

Via: itCurated

American and British spy agencies have hacked the world’s largest phone SIM card maker Gemalto, managing to steal encryption keys used to protect the privacy of phone calls, text messages and other data, according to the latest top-secret documents made […]


Tech

There wasn’t a ‘massive’ theft of SIM data, but 2G users may have been affected

February 25, 2015

Via: itCurated

We recently reported that Gemalto, the world’s largest SIM card maker, may have been the target of a hacking operation by spy agencies. The result was that billions people’s calls, texts and emails could have potentially been monitored. Today, Gemalto […]