Addressing these vulnerabilities is where society needs to focus. I think most people think this kind of hacking is harder than it is in reality. The 60 Minutes producer and reporter take you behind the story.
More focus is required on securing this critical mobile infrastructure. In the mean time, we can still do our part. Avoid using free wi-fi hotspots, know what apps you are installing on your phone, and evaluate your endpoint security on your mobile devices.
CBS This Morning has a teaser about the 60 Minutes show. The full show is below the CBS This Morning video.
Below is the full report from 60 Minutes on April 17, 2016.