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It"s hard to lớn find — how to lớn hachồng Facebook trương mục or facebook messenger, but researchers found a way that can allow someone to lớn haông xã Facebook trương mục passwords with only the target"s phone number và some resources.Yes, your Facebook profile can be hacked, no matter how strong your password is or how much extra security measures you have sầu taken. No joke!Hackers with resources khổng lồ exploit SS7 network can haông xã your Facebook login và all they need is your phone number.The weaknesses in the part of global telecom network SS7 that not only let hackers and spy agencies listen to lớn personal phone calls & intercept SMSes on a potentially massive scale but also let them hijachồng social truyền thông accounts khổng lồ which you have sầu provided your phone number.

SS7 or Signalling System Number 7 is a cell phone signaling protocol that is being used by more than 800 telecommunication operators worldwide lớn exchange information with one another, cross-carrier billing, enabling roaming, and other features.However, an issue with the SS7 network is that it trusts text messages sent over it regardless of their origin. So, malicious hackers could triông chồng SS7 into diverting text messages as well as calls lớn their own devices.All they need is the target"s phone number & some details of the target"s device khổng lồ initiate the silent snooping. The researchers from Positive sầu Technologies, who recently showed how they could hijack WhatsApp và Telegram accounts, now gave the demonstration of the Facebook hack using similar tricks, Forbes reported.SS7 has long been known lớn be vulnerable, despite the most advanced encryption used by cellular networks. The designing flaws in SS7 have sầu been in circulation since 2014 when the team of researchers at German Security Retìm kiếm Labs alerted the world to it.

Here"s How lớn Haông chồng Any Facebook Account:

The attacker first needs to clichồng on the "Forgot account?" links on the Facebook.com homepage lớn reset your password. Now, when asked for a phone number or email address linked to the target tài khoản, the hacker needs lớn provide the legitimate phone number. The attacker then diverts the SMS containing a one-time passcode (OTP) to their own computer or phone, và can gain access lớn the target"s Facebook trương mục.

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The issue affects all Facebook users who have registered a phone number with Facebook & have authorized Facebook Texts. Besides Facebook, researchers" work shows that any service, including Gmail và Twitter, that uses SMS lớn verify its user accounts has left open doors for hackers to target its customers.Although the network operators are unable to patch the hole sometime soon, there is little the điện thoại thông minh users can do.Do not link your phone number to lớn social truyền thông media sites, rather rely solely on emails lớn recover your Facebook or other social truyền thông accounts.Use two-factor authentication that does not use SMS texts for receiving codes.Use communication apps that offer "end-to-kết thúc encryption" to lớn encrypt your data before it leaves your điện thoại thông minh over your phone"s standard calling feature.
However, the important thing lớn note is that the issue has actually nothing khổng lồ vày with Facebook security or other website"s security, instead it is the weakness in the telecom network.
"Because this technique requires significant technical và financial investment, it is a very low risk for most people," Facebook spokesperson told The tin tặc News. "As an added precaution, we recommover turning on two-factor authentication, called Login Approvals, in your Facebook security settings. Doing this will disable recovery via SMS on your account so even if someone has your phone number, they"ll still need your password khổng lồ access your account."Update:
If you think this technique is old and can not be used khổng lồ hack your social truyền thông media, ngân hàng or any online accounts, then you are mistaken. A real-world SS7 attachồng has been spotted this month when some unknown hackers exploited the thiết kế flaws in the Signaling System 7 (SS7) to lớn drain victims" bank accounts.
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