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Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by mrootes, May 18, 2011.

  1. mrootes

    mrootes Member
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  2. JoeSchmoe007

    JoeSchmoe007 Well-Known Member

    What I really hate is when news organizations just jump on hysteria bandwagon but never link to original article choosing to just regurgitate material they don't completely understand. Often useful information is lost in the process.

    Original article is here:

    Catching authTokens in the wild-Universitt Ulm
  3. sdrawkcab25

    sdrawkcab25 Extreme Android User

    Agreed, way overblown.
  4. Jman42028

    Jman42028 Well-Known Member

    still don't quite understand how this was labeled a "major" security flaw or whatever. After reading through it it doesn't sound like a huge thing. Using unsecured wifi comes with its own set of risks to begin with...
  5. NightAngel79

    NightAngel79 Bounty Hunter

    moved to Android Lounge

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