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Sprint says hackers breached customer accounts via Samsung website

CBS Interactive/CNET US mobile network operator Sprint said hackers broke into an unknown number of customer accounts via the Samsung.com “add a line” website. “On June 22, Sprint was informed of unauthorized access to your Sprint account using your account credentials via the Samsung.com ‘add a line’ website,” Sprint said ...

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German banks are moving away from SMS one-time passcodes

Multiple German banks have announced plans to drop support for SMS-based one-time passcodes (OTP) as a login authentication and transaction verification method. Postbank plans to drop support in August, while Raiffeisen Bank and Volksbank plan to do so in the fall, Handelsblatt reports. Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank also plan to ...

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New versions of FinFisher mobile spyware discovered in Myanmar

Spyware campaign spreading across Middle East targets Android phones The malware is designed to pillage mobile device data. Security researchers from Kaspersky Lab have discovered new and improved versions of the FinFisher spyware. The new versions, which target Android and iOS phones, have been in use since 2018, and the ...

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