A security researcher has revealed that a recently patched hole in T-Mobile’s security made it possible for hackers to vacuum up all your personal account information, and all they needed was your phone number. And you probably give that out all the time. T-Mobile says the vulnerability has been corrected, but there’s some question how severe the data breach might have been.
According to Motherboard, the flaw was reported to T-Mobile by security researcher Karan Saini.
T-Mobile bug gave hackers access to customer data using only a phone number was written by the awesome team at Android Police.