San Francisco: Are you borrowing and using phone chargers, especially iPhone chargers? But beware. Experts now recall that information on the phone or iPad could be hacked over the cable. The dubbed OMG cable looks the same as the iPhone's cable.
But once it is used on a phone or other gadget, cybersecurity experts say hackers can tap information through virus programming while pre-configured in the cables they create. IT giant Apple is trying to make preparations on USB cables to prevent fraud.