Android ID flaw exposes smartphones

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  1. MIG-31

    MIG-31 Old time Member.. Staff Member

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    A security firm warns of a flaw in the way Android ID checks apps that puts thousands of smartphones and tablets at risk.
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    Source: BBC News (Tech)
     
  2. mkk

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    This is potentially huge, as I don't trust Google to vet the contents of their store well enough when the onslaught of apps that will try to take advantage of this serious weakness that will never be patched for most existing products.
     

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