Do you know that, a serious security flaw has been discovered on some Samsung Android smartphones which allows hackers to remotely wipe them just by sending an SMS or getting a user to visit a URL? An Australian security expert, Paul Ducklin, from the security firm Sophos, talk about the flaw served as a “wake up call” to users who didn’t back up their smartphones.
Samsung is one of the leading mobile manufacturing companies in the world. Its Android phones are really nice but after this news it feeling risky to have an android phone.
The hackers always have their bad eyes to the famous and successful technologies. At present they are keeping their bad eyes on Samsung smarts android phones.
At present, only Samsung devices have been found to be vulnerable to the remote wipe. There may, however, be other codes that aren’t reset ones that can be run on other Android devices.