Kindsight Protecting Mobile Subscribers solution has been acquired beginning of April by Alcatel Lucent to improve its capability with detection and remediation of mobile subscriber security problems. Protecting Mobile Subscribers | Kindsight.
O2 has said it its ripping out its Ericsson CUD systems after two failures caused loss of services to customers resulting in reputational and financial damage to the operator. “(O2) CTO Derek McManus, writing on a company blog, said, “We are removing
Felix “FX” Lindner from Recurity / Phenoelit has found many vulnerabilities into the Huawei low-end to middle-end routers. Huawei’s problem? It ain’t the secret backdoors but wide-open front doors | David Akin’s On the Hill. FX’s slides on Huawei routers
“Pakistani nationals Farhan Arshad and Noor Aziz Uddin, wanted for their alleged involvement in an international telecommunications hacking scheme. Between 2008 and 2012, the pair gained unauthorized access to business telephone systems, resulting in losses exceeding $50 million. Arshad and
MSRN information and frauds from Humbug Labs http://www.humbuglabs.org/blog/2011/12/ring-ring-your-mobile-is-being-phreaked/
AT&T’s frame relay crash highlights vulnerable nature of data networks.