Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.
The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.
With its biggest hardware gamble a failure and Windows 10 about to arrive, the software maker is pressed to prove what it can achieve in the phone business.
Company reports that its smartphone division also had some trouble in the second quarter as unit shipments fell 3 percent year over year.
Also coming soon: Skylake, the code name for Intel's sixth-generation Core processor aimed at PCs, is slated to drop during the second half of 2015.
Warning that it faced a difficult market environment, the smartphone maker announces that it's "adjusting" the price of its flagship handsets.
The smartphone giant expects second-quarter operating profit to decline 4 percent and miss analysts' expectations.
The PC maker recorded a net income of $100 million, beating analysts' expectations.
The Korean company reported its seventh straight profit decline in the second quarter and will cut pricing for the Galaxy S6 to attract more buyers.
HTC says that its revenue was up 25 percent in the first quarter, but its forecasts are not encouraging.