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Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Single Line of Code Allows Hackers to Remotely Wipe Phones

First this was reported only on Samsung phones, but now we're hearing that HTC phones (specifically the HTC One X) may also be involved. So, I'd expect that list to grow over the next couple of days.

Basically, the usual common sense rules apply, be careful what links you click on. And, probably more importantly, be careful before giving your kid your phone to play with (most are adorable click monsters!). Get more info here: http://www.androidpit.com/single-line-of-code-allows-hackers-to-remotely-wipe-samsung-phones