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

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