Monthly Archives: May 2011

Avoiding a network security hole in Android devices

According to a story from ZDNet, Android devices have a 'gaping network security hole'. That deficiency can quickly and easily be exposed by hackers, giving them access to a users google services including docs, gmail, calendars, etc. This is accomplished by a hacker grabbing someone's authorization keys off an open Wi-Fi connection. According to ZDNet, the researchers also report that “this vulnerability is not limited to standard Android apps but pertains to any Android apps and also desktop Read more [...]