24 aprilie 2019

6 Ways Attackers Are Still Bypassing SMS 2-Factor Authentication


1992 was both an ending and a beginning. It was the year I lost my beloved grandfather, and I’ll never forget his final words to me: “Stop shaking the ladder, you idiot!” Shortly after his completely unpredictable and unpreventable demise, the Short Message Service (SMS) was born. Yes, that’s right, SMS was born in 1992, and the first SMS message was “Merry Christmas.”  It’s crazy that SMS has been with us for 27 years already, especially considering all its deficiencies (no read receipts, [...]