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Polar M600 review

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Best Android phones (December 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway

by Team AA 1 day ago736 comments

Moto puts smartwatch development on the back burner

by Jimmy Westenberg 1 day ago7 comments

These are Google Play’s best apps and games of 2016

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Chinese ARM vendor reportedly left developer backdoor in kernel for Android

Allwinner left an easy to exploit backdoor in their Linux kernel that ships with many low-end tablets, micro-PC's, and other devices.
by Dan BartramMay 12, 201610

Some MediaTek based smartphones found to suffer from a bizarre SMS vulnerability

A small selection of MediaTek based smartphones are vulnerable to a simple SMS exploit which causes them to reboot.
by Robert TriggsJune 24, 201415

New Android vulnerability allows data to be stolen from VPN connections [updated]

Security researchers at Ben Gurion University have demonstrated a networking related security vulnerability in Android which allows a malicious app to bypass an active VPN configuration ...
by Gary SimsJanuary 21, 201418

Millions of SIM cards at risk of hijacking

Karsten Nohl, a German cryptographer with Security Research Labs, claims to have found an encryption flaw that could potentially affect millions of SIM cards, opening up a new route ...
by Robert TriggsJuly 23, 20138

CyanogenMod 10.1.2 includes fix for second “master key” Android vulnerability

The developers behind CyanogenMod, bless their hearts, have committed code to prevent exploitation of a second, recently discovered “master key” security bug.
by Kyle WiggersJuly 13, 20132

CyanogenMod 10.1.1 update patches security exploits

The popular CyanogenMod ROM was updated to version 10.1.1 yesterday. But rather than adding new features, this latest update addresses several major Android security exploits.
by Robert TriggsJuly 11, 20132

Android bug that affects 99% of devices detailed

With the help of a number of software researchers, the details of the Android exploit Bluebox reported earlier this week have been uncovered.
by Kyle WiggersJuly 8, 201311

Official: Samsung working to fix the Exynos vulnerability “as quickly as possible”

Samsung have released a statement regarding the recently discovered Exynos vulnerability. Today a spokesman said that they are aiming to have a fix for the problem out 'as quickly as ...
by Robert TriggsDecember 19, 20122

XDA developer patches Samsung Exynos chip vulnerability

Following up from yesterday's Samsung security scare, XDA Developer Chainfire has created a fix for the root exploit affecting Exynos 4210- and 4412-based handsets. If you're running ...
by Robert TriggsDecember 17, 20127

Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, other Android handsets featuring certain Samsung Exynos chips in danger, as new exploit is ...

We kept talking about Android malware these days, with various reports from security firms coming out to suggest that even more Android devices will be affected by malicious apps next year.
by Chris SmithDecember 16, 201221
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