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Mobile Device [in]security

Discussion in 'Technical' started by sec_monkey, Aug 22, 2014.


  1. sec_monkey

    sec_monkey SM Security Administrator

    Researchers Hack Gmail With 92 Percent Success Rate - Slashdot

    Researchers at the University of California Riverside Bourns College of Engineering and the University of Michigan have identified a weakness they believe to exist across Android, Windows, and iOS operating systems that could allow malicious apps to obtain personal information.
     
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  2. AmericanRedoubt1776

    AmericanRedoubt1776 American Redoubt: Idaho-Montana-Wyoming Site Supporter+

    We really need a non-Android Linux flavor for mobile devices. Ubuntu tracks us. So they're out.

    This is why I create a Google account just to download Tapatalk and a few other apps to our tablet. Then I delete the account and stop using it. I don't use sensitive apps like banking or password managers or online shopping on the tablet. I stick to a more secure PC browser for anything I care about.
     
    Last edited: Aug 22, 2014
  3. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

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