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Master Key security hole of android

by duncanlamtc / July 7, 2013 2:11 PM PDT

I just heard that there is master key security hole in android.
Will it affect my 4.1.2 Jelly bean Tablet.?

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Did you mean a security hole???
by John_Farrel / August 21, 2013 10:31 PM PDT

Is there something like that with Android? If so please anyone tell me as well about that.

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Read the whole thread....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / August 22, 2013 2:45 AM PDT

There are more than one internet link to articles on the subject in different posts in this thread is you want to read more.

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Odd idea.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 7, 2013 3:02 PM PDT

With CIQ and more, if you give me physical access to your tablet, what made you think it was secure?

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Glad that....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / July 9, 2013 5:04 AM PDT

I use a Diebold lock and not a Master Lock on my Samsung S4. Am I safe ?? Silly

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Locks are rather weak things. Which Diebold?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 9, 2013 5:12 AM PDT
In reply to: Glad that....
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I was only joking....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / July 9, 2013 5:27 AM PDT

I was thinking of finding a picture of a picture of a padlock attached to a phone, but alas I am not a good photoshopper.

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BTW. Even wonder what the scissors are for on
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 9, 2013 3:17 PM PDT
In reply to: I was only joking....

Your Swiss army knife? To cut the tin can to demo the lifehacker demo.

Sometimes I think they'll have to take away BIC pens and aluminum cans in the name of security.
Bob

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No.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 11, 2013 2:51 AM PDT
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