[funsec] Cryptome: NSA has access to Windows Mobile smartphones
juha-matti.laurio at netti.fi
Thu Nov 1 16:32:01 CDT 2007
A widely known Web site Cryptome has released information about backdooring Microsoft Windows machines today.
According to the post National Security Agency has access both stand-alone systems and networks running Microsoft products.
>From the post:
"This includes wireless wiretapping of smart phones running Microsoft Mobile.
Microsoft remote administrative privileges allow backdooring into Microsoft operating systems via IP/TCP ports 1024 through 1030."
According to the Cryptome's source this is typically triggered when devices visit Microsoft Update servers.
Latest Updated NSA-Affiliated IP Resources 11:
(see the note in the in beginning of the listing)
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