• WikiLeaks reveals CIA tool for SMS spying

    4 monthes ago - By Beta News

    The latest addition to WikiLeaks' Vault 7 cache of leaked CIA documents details an app that can be used to intercept SMS messages on Android devices. The HighRise tool can grab messages before sending them on to a CIA-controlled server. The app itself goes by the name of TideCheck and it serves as an SMS proxy to allow for the interception of messages on a target's phone. The app itself is password protected to prevent unwanted tinkering. It also seems to serve a dual purpose, acting as a secure communication channel for CIA operatives. Unlike many...
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