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GSM Signal Interception Protection

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Authors: Sergey Kharkov

Co-author: Artyom Poltorzhitsky

GSM network attacks, involving replacement of a base station with a virtual one (MITM attacks), allow eavesdropping any mobile phone conversation. The speaker will describe a general MITM attack pattern, the working principle of hacking devices and define the criteria, which may help detect a fake station. He will also show a Windows Phone application, which detects switching over to a virtual base station.

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  • Russian

Sergey Kharkov is a security expert at National Research Nuclear University MEPhI. He specializes in IS research, cellular network and mobile phone security.

Sergey Kharkov Sergey Kharkov, Artyom Poltorzhitsky

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