Israeli soldiers fall into Hamas honey trap

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Israeli soldiers fall into Hamas honey trapPalestinian fundamentalist organisation Hamas has left the Israeli military with pink faces after hacking into soldiers’ smartphones disguised as seductive temptresses. Having stolen the women’s identities from their social media profiles, the Hamas hackers persuaded the soldiers to install an app that gave them control over their phones. Once they had access, Hamas hoped to uncover information on Israeli troop movements around the Gaza Strip.

Israel’s military information security unit claims that no serious damage has been done, and that they are on their guard against future scams of this sort. Hamas remains stumm. While an obviously potentially serious security breach, we can’t help but be amused by the method of the would-be hackers…

Read all about it at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-38594669

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