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Karsten Nohl, working with other experts, has spent the past five months cracking the algorithm used to encrypt calls using GSM technology.
GSM is the most popular standard for mobile networks around the world.
The work could allow anyone - including criminals - to eavesdrop on private phone conversations.
Mr Nohl told the Chaos Communication Congress in Berlin that the work showed that GSM security was "inadequate"
Originally posted by Desolate Cancer
reply to post by okamitengu
So devious people will be listening to what kinds of foods we are eating and ordering. That could be embarrassing for some.