SmartPhone Security: How Safe is our Information

There has been much security talk around the three main mobile players lately. iPhone, Blackberry and Android have all had their turn in the media limelight and have equally been scrutinized by security critics. The iPhone iOS 4 Jailbreakme website that popped up last week offered users an easy way to jailbreak their phone by exploiting a vulnerability in Safari and the way it handles PDF files. Oddly enough, once the Cydia store was installed after jailbreaking, users could download the patch to fix the vulnerability. Continue reading