Samsung acknowledges Exynos exploit, promises quick fix

19 December, 2012
Devices running Exynos 4210 and 4412 chipsets, like the S III and Note II, are at risk of malware exploits.

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  • Bughlol

They will fix it in Galaxy 4. Therefore dump your S3, Note2 or bla bla and manage money for S4. Thats what Samsung is out for !

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  • 2012-12-19 20:44
  • 7Dm%
  • Dumb

> In reply to Quark @ 2012-12-19 20:15 from Kixt - click to readExactly!!! coz thats the length of time samsung will fix the issue.. do you get the point????

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  • 2012-12-19 20:35
  • MkXA
  • Melo boy

Samsung i belive in u i want to buy galaxy note 2 after the christmas . And i am afriad of the issue . U can so made it u are the most company that buys phones with amazing feauture . I hope that it will never repated after u will fix

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  • 2012-12-19 20:16
  • 0kG4
  • Quark

> In reply to Dumb @ 2012-12-19 19:20 from MkXA - click to readSorry, mate.. I don't mean to ruin your comment. But lightyear is a unit of length/distance, not time/periode.

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  • 2012-12-19 20:15
  • Kixt
  • Wind TV

Take a look at this:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxIJ-FF04AE
Android OEMs should be able to customize the UI only slightly, because customizing it beyond what's shown in this video unnecessarily slows down the updating process.

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  • 2012-12-19 19:45
  • p@BC
  • Anonymous

Worst than Sony...thats y I'm not buying Samsung phones..aside from their cheap build quality...so much problem wd their software and hardware..Sony updated their software too late..HTC doesn't...like my HTC desire s...crap...ill choose the lesser evil wc s Sony..

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  • 2012-12-19 19:33
  • w0PK
  • Anonymous

Samsung only cares about your f in money. Their warranty is flat out disgraceful. Sure it's "2 years" but their service is utterly garbage, and it's so broken. It's just a f in mess. This is no surprise. I'm surprised they are doing so well considering their are other android phones out there.

Apple cares about screwing over their competition.
Samsung cares about screwing over their customers.

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  • 2012-12-19 19:25
  • Rn6R
  • iCare

hahahahahahahahahahahah *breathes* hahahahahahahaa

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  • 2012-12-19 19:23
  • nEMK
  • Dumb

> In reply to Weno @ 2012-12-19 19:18 from PckR - click to readYou're wrong man, samsung will fix this issue in 1000 light years, thats how fast they can solved this problem.. hahahaha

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  • 2012-12-19 19:20
  • MkXA
  • Weno

seriously, samsung donít have time for this stupid issues, samsung is too busy counting their money

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  • 2012-12-19 19:18
  • PckR
  • Dumb

Samsung already know this eversince they release their product.. hahaha

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  • 2012-12-19 19:03
  • MkXA
  • Weno

> In reply to Eikcam @ 2012-12-19 18:51 from mHc9 - click to readopen source devs notified samsung before was public posted, they just kept silent until now?

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  • 2012-12-19 19:01
  • PckR
  • Dumb

> In reply to Eikcam @ 2012-12-19 18:51 from mHc9 - click to readYeah.. your right!!! I totally agree with you... It will be fix somtimes next year... Around december next year... Hoooo Hoooo Hooo...

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  • 2012-12-19 18:52
  • MkXA
  • Weno

yeah right!!! as fast as their promised updated exynos source code and documentation!!! yeah right!!! samsung have their devs working overtime to fix this issue!!!

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  • 2012-12-19 18:52
  • PckR
  • Eikcam

Read this very carefully GSMArena users.

Do not start demoralizing Samsung because of a very tricky exploit.

Think carefully before you comment. This was not an obvious flaw and someone has taken a lot of time in trying to find it.

No need bash, flame or start troll wars.

Just recognize this is an issue, appreciate the company has confirmed and has announced they're trying to fix this asap, and move on.

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  • 2012-12-19 18:51
  • mHc9
  • brockyneo

There already a fix on xda boom boom

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  • 2012-12-19 18:46
  • D}S7
  • Anonymous

ups...

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  • 2012-12-19 18:45
  • mjPY
  • D79_

ho ho ho

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  • 2012-12-19 18:41
  • mxn0