Posted by Jerry Hildenbrand on 10 Oct 2012 8:03 pm
A couple weeks back I delicately expressed my concern about clicking shortened URLs on our Android phones. If you weren't paying attention, there's a nasty bug in some Samsung phones that can delete all user data if you click a malicious link -- one that's easily hidden behind a URL shortener like bit.ly or goo.gl. I promised to make someone famous if they would create a great solution for all...
Posted by Jerry Hildenbrand on 28 Sep 2012 4:47 pm
I've been ranting about this all week, so I'm taking a few minutes to blog about it here. Hopefully it does a little bit of good.
By now, everyone knows that OMG clicking a link can maybe reset your Samsung phone and erase all your data!!!11!! Unfortunately, it's true for a good many phones out there, including about a jillion Galaxy S2 models. Like mine. While I'm the first to say that OEMs...
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