Nokia 1100 Used in Online Banking Hack

Interesting article: Investigators replicate Nokia 1100 online banking hack – Network World. It says:

Versions of the 1100 have firmware that can be modified in order to intercept SMSes, including one-time banking passwords.


An Ultrascan informant sold one of the devices recently in Tangiers, Morocco, for €5,500 (US$7,567), Engelsman said. Ultrascan previously confirmed data earlier this year that one Nokia 1100 sold for €25,000.

If you can’t remember how Nokia 1100 looks like, see article on Wikipedia. Also you can see details about this model on Nokia web site.

Is it just Nokia 1100 or possible with some other models maybe?

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