Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Cyber Monday Sale Extended! Courses ranging from coding to project management - all eLearning deals 20% off with coupon code "CYBERMONDAY20". ×

Submission + - Telcos declare SMS unsafe for bank transactions (itnews.com.au)

littlekorea writes: Australia's telcos have declared that SMS technology should not be used by banks to verify identities for online banking transactions, in a bid to wash their hands of culpability for phone porting hacks. But three of Australia's largest four banks insist they will continue to use SMS messages to carry authentication codes for transactions.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Telcos declare SMS unsafe for bank transactions

Comments Filter:

365 Days of drinking Lo-Cal beer. = 1 Lite-year