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Android systems running 4.1.1 software carry Heartbleed bug

Posted: Sat Apr 12, 2014 7:44 pm
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Android systems running 4.1.1 software carry Heartbleed bug

By Bloomberg News

Published: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 6:42 p.m.
Updated 50 minutes ago

Millions of smartphones and tablets running Google Inc.'s Android operating system have the Heartbleed software bug, in a sign of how broadly the flaw extends beyond the Internet and into consumer devices.

While Google said in a blog post last week that all versions of Android are immune to the flaw, it added that the “limited exception” is one version dubbed 4.1.1, which was released in 2012.

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