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ZTE confirms Score phone security hole

05/18, 1:44pm

ZTE Score vulnerable to hardwired backdoor exploit

ZTE acknowledged today that its Score handset has a security flaw: a hardwired password that allows anyone with knowledge of it to access any handset. As Reuters reports, the company is currently working to patch the phone's vulnerability. Some contend that the security flaw extends to other ZTE models, including the Skate.

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