44CON 2014 - GreedyBTS: Hacking Adventures in GSM, Hacker Fantastic
There are over 2.9 BILLION subscribers on GSM networks today. How many of these subscribers are susceptible to trivial attacks that can leave phone calls, text messages and web surfing habits accessible to an attacker? This talk intends to discuss the reasons why GSM networks are still vulnerable today and demonstrate attack tools that might make you re-think how you handle sensitive data via your phone. The presenter will discuss his own experience of analysing GSM environments and provide a demonstration of GreedyBTS which can be used to compromise a targets phone calls, messaging and web surfing habits. Mobile Phones will be harmed during this presentation.