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Siri’s default settings leave your iPhone 4S exposed

One of the most appealing features of the new iPhone 4S is the Siri functionality included in the device, which allows users to input lots of cool voice commands. Sadly, there's a downside to the Siri that might leave your iPhone 4S exposed.

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Rod2225d ago

There's a fix though, that's the important thing. :)

fatstarr2224d ago

smh it should have been locked from the get.

thephillup2225d ago

Interesting exploit. Sure there will be an update soon though.

Rod2225d ago

Hm, you would think so. I want to be able to use Siri to its full potential without worrying someone is going to hi-jack my phone.

Speed-Racer2225d ago (Edited 2224d ago )

OMG, this seems to be a siri-ous problem.

Good thing I have Android.

bangoskank2225d ago (Edited 2225d ago )

I guard my phone like it's my child. Nobody gets their hands on it besides me. Not worried about this in the least.

fatstarr2224d ago

do you sleep on trains or any form on public transportation?

ever heard of pick pockets?

anything can happen I hope you at least have a lock screen with security enabled

--Onilink--2224d ago

sure because pick-pockets are looking to use Siri to damage my social life instead of you know....stealing my phone...

bangoskank2224d ago

I'm a light sleeper. If anyone approaches me I open my eyes and frighten them off with my piercing death gaze.

I actually live in Tucson where we have no public transportation. When I did live in Manhattan and rode the subway I never, in all my years living there, had anything stolen from my person. This only happens to tourists.

I can't stand it when publishers utilize the media to provoke fear, especially when it's something as absurd as this. The 4S is a terrific little device. Go out and buy one now.

fatstarr2224d ago

@ onilink im sure it would be a bonus damaging your social life. free phone + humiliation. you wouldnt be surprised with what people get off on.

Speed-Racer2224d ago

Clearly you live in Teletubby world.

gamer78042225d ago

If someone you don't know has your iphone (or any other smartphone), you have bigger problems than having your appointments viewed or changed...

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