Mobile Phone Security and Forensics: A Practical Approach by Iosif I. Androulidakis

By Iosif I. Androulidakis

Cell phone safety and Forensics offers either theoretical and useful history of safeguard and forensics for cellphones. the writer discusses confidentiality, integrity, and availability threats in cellular phones to supply heritage for the remainder of the ebook. protection and secrets and techniques of cellphones are mentioned together with software program and interception, fraud and different malicious ideas used “against” clients. the aim of this booklet is to elevate consumer expertise with reference to protection and privateness threats found in using cellphones whereas readers also will research the place forensics facts dwell within the cellphone and the community and the way to behavior a appropriate research.

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The final step is to deactivate the encryption by choosing A5/0 algorithm as described earlier. After this point, every call attempt originating from the cell phone will be logged by the GSM tester. In Fig. 5, we can see among other things that IMSI, IMEI, and the number that the user is trying to dial are decoded. One has merely to dial the number requested (444444 in our example) by the “victim” phone, using the second phone which will actually dial the call, channeling the communication, as in the classical concept of the man in the middle attack.

5. A second mobile phone or landline in order to “channel” the interception communication through it. This phone is connected to the audio in/out outputs of the demodulator, as seen to the right of Fig. 2. A PC with serial port or other connectivity would enable the full automation of the process. In any case, the connection details are straightforward and need not be presented here. 3 Implementation Following the proper connection of the equipment, parameterization has to take place. The required data that should be set are first of all the country number (MCC—mobile country code) and the mobile telephony network number (MNC— mobile network code) of the SIM of the mobile phone to be intercepted.

I. 1007/978-1-4614-1650-0_4, © Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012 39 4 40 Software and Hardware Mobile Phone Tricks in the context of a computer literature work. We will also see some hardware tricks and modifications. The chapter will end with some hardware tricks and modifications. 2 Netmonitor Netmonitor (or engineering menu or field test display [1–4] depending on the manufacturer) which was mentioned previously is a special mode in mobile phones, used to measure network and phone operating parameters and status.

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