Nokia – a scary behaviour

In short, be it HTTP or HTTPS site when browsed through the phone in subject, Nokia has complete information unencrypted (in clear text format) available to them for them to use or abuse.

– via Nokia’s MITM on HTTPS traffic from their phone

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One thought on “Nokia – a scary behaviour”

  1. gaurangkp is totally wrong on this.

    all he is discovered is that https data is proxied through an https proxy (Proxy that listens with TLS).
    This is normal behavior and it actually provides some resistance against https interception and you would be required to intercept 2 TLS tunnels.

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