Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Security Android Bug Cellphones Handhelds IT

Security Flaw Bypasses AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II Screen Lock 49

zacharye writes "BGR has uncovered a security flaw on AT&T's version of the Samsung Galaxy S II that renders Android's unlock pattern feature completely useless. Using a simple workaround, the security hole allows anyone to bypass the unlock pattern, which normally denies users access to an Android device unless a preset pattern is drawn on a grid of nine dots spread across the device's lock screen."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Security Flaw Bypasses AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II Screen Lock

Comments Filter:

Time-sharing is the junk-mail part of the computer business. -- H.R.J. Grosch (attributed)

Working...