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1102 clicks; posted to STEM » on 18 May 2022 at 9:09 PM (13 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-05-18 9:37:53 PM  
The next generation of iPhone will betray your info to hackers before you even buy it.
 
2022-05-18 9:55:26 PM  
My flip phone is small enough to fit in my back pocket, so any exploit would have to go through my  ... chair.
 
2022-05-18 10:05:36 PM  

natazha: My flip phone is small enough to fit in my back pocket, so any exploit would have to go through my  ... chair.


If balls can go through a chair, then a bluetooth exploit should have no difficulty.
 
2022-05-18 11:51:56 PM  

Lochsteppe: The next generation of iPhone will betray your info to hackers before you even buy it.


Oh man, they're stealing another feature from Google?
 
2022-05-19 3:18:29 AM  

dyhchong: natazha: My flip phone is small enough to fit in my back pocket, so any exploit would have to go through my  ... chair.

If balls can go through a chair, then a bluetooth exploit should have no difficulty.


Need patch, soonish.
 
2022-05-19 3:31:03 AM  
Of course you could prevent such a thing by removing the battery if it weren't sealed inside the phone.  But that's crazy talk.
 
2022-05-19 3:39:07 AM  

Neondistraction: Of course you could prevent such a thing by removing the battery if it weren't sealed inside the phone.  But that's crazy talk.


Did I ever tell you about that time the battery in my wife's MacBook inflated?

I've abused a lot of hardware in my day and the worst I had happen was a blown capacitor in an AT power supply. That MacBook only saw regular use and decided to wreck itself.
 
2022-05-19 12:03:27 PM  
 
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