60 Minutes this week covered the vulnerabilities of the SS7 Global Network
Signaling System 7 is vulnerable and 60 Minutes with the help of hackers in Germany was able to demonstrate this live on national TV. With shocking details about how the government doesn’t want to fix the vulnerability, because it allows governments to utilize the vulnerability.
Link to watch the 60 Minutes segment.
How easy is it to hack a phone call and listen in?
Is this happening on a daily basis?
How long have calls been exposed to the SS7 vulnerability?
Most are shocked to learn of this vulnerability.