Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Someone hacked a company that handles billions of text messages a year. Experts say hackers potentially accessed call metadata (callers ID, location) and SMS content


Scoop: Syniverse, a cellphone network backbone provider for Verizon, AT&T, Vodafone and others got hacked.

A company that is a critical part of the global telecommunications infrastructure has quietly disclosed that hackers were inside its systems for years, impacting more than 200 of its clients and potentially millions of cellphone users worldwide.