October 3rd, 2011, 04:17 AM
HTC Android phone, or there are significant privacy leak vulnerability
October 3, according to a special Web site reported Android News Android Police said a variety of HTC Android phone to allow applications to access the Internet, the application also allows users to access location and phone messages and other information. This vulnerability involves the HTC Thunderbolt and EVO 4G and other variety of HTC phones.
In accordance with Android Police say, the most recent login vulnerability exists in versions of the HTC Sense user interface. When the user allows the application to access the Internet, related applications can also access other data in mobile phones, including Android version that contains the IP address of the network information, memory information, CPU information, file system information, and user's phone number, SMS and global positioning information.
Android Police said that, in theory, the use of leak out of a small part of a subset of information you can clone a device. HTC obviously did not take into account login tools related to data security. "It's like leaving the key under the door mat, and look no one will find the key to open the door."
Android Police said that at present only to eliminate loopholes Root device, the HTC Sense Software Removal, or wait for HTC released a patch.
For the news, HTC, said spokesman responded, HTC very focus on customer safety, and this is being launched this investigation to determine if the accuracy of this news post, HTC will release information in a timely manner.