Emily Tan
Oct 3, 2011

UPDATED: HTC silence on security breach report inadvisable

GLOBAL - On Sunday, technology website Android Police released a report announcing a severe security breach in selected HTC Android phones running Sense firmware to which HTC has yet to issue a response beyond an acknowledgment of the issue.

The HTC EVO 3D is one of the phones reportedly affected by the security breach

So far, the website has identified the following phone models as at risk EVO 4G, EVO 3D and Thunderbolt.

According to the report, apps on affected devices have the potential to send sensitive data such as lists of user accounts, last known network and GPS locations and phone numbers from the phone log.

Android Police said it contacted HTC with the issue on 24 September, waited five full days for a response...

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