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    Is your headphone jack vulnerable?

    I caught this article over on XDA. Seems some researchers have discovered that several devices (Nexus 9, 6P, 6, LGs, etc...) have a vulnerability that allows attack and in some cases, root access to the device through the headphone jack. I would not have even thought of the headphone jack as an attack avenue. Apparently Google has fixed it in the March update.

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    So someone would have to plug something into the phone to hack it?


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    Quote Originally Posted by EfinTDI View Post
    So someone would have to plug something into the phone to hack it?
    Apparently so - not an issue if it's in your hands, but if you lay it down somewhere... gone, and hacked!

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