15 Aug '13, 5pm

Google Releases Android Patches After Bitcoin Theft

The issue came to light after users of a Bitcoin forum reported Saturday their bitcoins had been stolen. According to Bitcoin.org, the problem can affect anyone with a bitcoin wallet generated by any Android app, including Bitcoin Wallet, BitcoinSpinner and Mycelium Wallet. Apps where users don't control the private keys are not affected, such as exchange frontends like the Coinbase or Mt. Gox apps.

Full article: http://www.securityweek.com/google-releases-android-patch...

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