What Is It?

 ‘aLTEr’ Is An Active Attack Which Abuses The Data Link Layer Of LTE. It Allows Attackers To Intercept Users’ Browsing Session And Also Redirect Network Requests Via DNS Spoofing.

How Does It Work?

According To The Researchers, This Attack The Data Layer Of LTE Network Is Not Integrity-Protected.

How To Prevent?

Always Remember To Check The “Secure” Text Mentioned Beside The Address Bar

The Simplest Way To Avoid Being A Victim Of Alter Is Through The Use Of HTTPS.  Avoid Trusting A Website Labeled As “Not Secure” By Your Browser.

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Post Author: Akshay Dahale