Thursday, December 15, 2011

Malware on Windows Phone

Malware attacks now also seems to descend Windows-based mobile phone owned by Microsoft. Quoted from Cnet, there is a malicious SMS sent to mobile Phone Windows Mobile 7.5 which forces it to reboot again and lock the messaging hub. said the attack SMS had a different effect for devices that use another OS. A message facebook and windows live messenger can also trigger malware. Current solution that can be done just do a hard reset the phone. In some previous reports, there is a malware that is also attacked the iOS and Android based phones. 
Even in the Black Hat Security Conference in 2009, a researcher demonstrated how to hack your iPhone by sending an SMS. 
So, whatever your mobile phone (Windows, iOS, and Android), please be alert to the possibilities of attacks occurred.


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