87 percent of Android devices are vulnerable

ZDNet, writing about Android vulnerabilities:

Nearly 90 percent of Android devices are exposed to at least one critical vulnerability, because of Android handset makersโ€™ failure to deliver patches, according to research from the UKโ€™s University of Cambridge.

Security is one of the reasons I stay clear of Android (snoopy business models is another one). If you want to know more, check out AndroidVulnerabilities.org, made by the researchers. There, Android devices are compared and graded accordingly.

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Have you read Haunted Futures yet?

I’ve got a story in the science fiction/near future anthology Haunted Futures, together with the likes of Warren Ellis and Tricia Sullivan. Check it out!