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Phone Hacking Scandal: Some Takeaways

Have you heard about the phone hacking scandal rocking the UK and the Rupert Murdoch empire? Even if you haven't, you might be surprised to learn that your cell phone may be susceptible to what amounts to voice mail caller ID spoofing. It’s perfect for those of you who have angry, jilted, ex-lovers (for example). Because Brian Krebs talks about how this caller ID spoofing is perpetrated in more detail on his blog, I won’t go into it here.