Heartbleed on Android: Are You Safe?

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Over the last few weeks, the name Heartbleed has been plastered everywhere from the television to the internet. The Heartbleed vulnerability leaves almost everyone using almost any device open to attack. While it may seem that Heartbleed is only a big deal when you’re using a laptop, but the Heartbleed vulnerability extends into the mobile realm as well. You may not think that you Android device is vulnerable – but it is, and Lookout Security has put together an informative slide show that shows us just how the Heartbleed vunerabilty affects our Android smartphones.

Don’t worry, it’s not the end of the world. But Heartbleed is a wake up call to consumers and device and software manufacturers alike.

Check out the slide show below. And stay safe!

via: Lookout

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