T-Mobile Website was hacked and had a security hole until last week
T-Mobile website was hacked and had a security hole until last week. The bug was discovered by security researcher Karani Saini who is the founder of a start up called Secure 7. The website bug would let a hacker to access customer's personal information and anyone who guessed a customer's number could obtain data that could be very detrimental to customers. Saini said,
That would effectively be classified as a very critical data breach, making every T-Mobile cell phone owner a victim
According to Saini, there was no mechanism to prevent someone from writing a script and automatically retrieving everyone's account details abusing this bug.T-Mobile is said to have appreciated Saini with an amount of $1,000 for identifying the bug on their website.