In today’s world information is more than mere power, it’s also money and control. Stolen or leaked data can affect a business, individual persons and even a country. Therefore safeguarding our data has never been more important. Especially the news showing everyday: “so and so has been hacked and lost huge numbers of client data”
Most times data is breached by programming a very highly advanced virus to breach a company’s security data, however often data can be obtained by simple methods that anyone can learn and using things that are easily obtained from the local super market.
The video below demonstrate some of the most primitive yet still effective methods of obtaining secure data:
Although the first video uses older technology the technique’s are still the same. In fact, much of equipment used in the video can bought by anyone. Also modern smartphone’s are tracked using the carriers themselves, or a malicious app or hack installed on the phone, or by using a stingray type of device.