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November 25, 2017 | Cellphones Ripe for Hacking

Danielle Park

Portfolio Manager and President of Venable Park Investment Counsel (www.venablepark.com) Ms Park is a financial analyst, attorney, finance author and regular guest on North American media. She is also the author of the best-selling myth-busting book "Juggling Dynamite: An insider's wisdom on money management, markets and wealth that lasts," and a popular daily financial blog: www.jugglingdynamite.com

The age of the internet, eCommerce, eBanking and virtual currencies brings a myriad of privacy and financial vulnerability.  There is no perfectly safe store of value or information.

Hacking a cellphone has never been easier thanks to a vulnerability in the international telecommunication network, and tests have revealed two of Canada’s largest telecom networks are at risk. All a hacker needs is your phone number, and they can track your movements and record your calls; all without your knowledge.  Here is a direct video link.

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November 25th, 2017

Posted In: Juggling Dynamite

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