How the Google-Motorola Deal May Affect Android Security

By B.K. DeLongWith this morning’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility, Google has made the move to bring in a solid hardware component for their Android mobility platform and fired another shot across the bow of Apple. But one big questions remains: What does this acquisition mean for those trying to better secure the Android platform for their users?

[img_assist|nid=2248|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100] A hacker has unleashed an exploit that lets a user wrest administrative root control of a Motorola Droid smartphone. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]

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