Samsung Speedily Plugs Remote Wipe Flaw, Urges Galaxy SIII Owners To Update

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http://techcrunch.com – Yesterday we reported that select Samsung handsets running its TouchWiz UI were affected by a flaw that could allow them to be remote wiped after clicking on a malicious link. Samsung has now confirmed it has patched the flaw for its flagship Galaxy SIII handset. Samsung is urging Galaxy SIII owners to update to the latest version of its software to ensure they are protected against the flaw. Here’s Samsung’s official statement: We would like to assure our customers that the recent security issue concerning the GALAXY S III has already been resolved through a software update. We (IT news)