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Samsung updates the Galaxy S III to resolve its remote wipe issue

0. phoneArena posted on 26 Sep 2012, 05:14

A few days ago a software-related issue with the Galaxy S III was discovered, which allowed hackers to perform a remote wipe command on your phone from distance, by pushing a special code to it, which didn't require any user confirmation...

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posted on 26 Sep 2012, 05:22

1. maryaaadil (Posts: 146; Member since: 07 Apr 2012)

When will i get jb in india?
Of course s3.

posted on 26 Sep 2012, 05:33

2. mehdibaloch (Posts: 7; Member since: 11 Sep 2012)

Just tried, no update yet :(

posted on 26 Sep 2012, 07:06 2

3. ilia1986 (unregistered)

Same here - but it'l probably come soon.

Unlike Apple - Samsung always takes care of security flaws and bugs in a timely manner. :)

posted on 26 Sep 2012, 13:33

4. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)

I wonder if this update is going to have to go through individual carrier acceptance before being rolled out?

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