[Facepalm] Samsung forgets to renew domain, potentially putting millions of customers at risk of being hacked

Sometimes inaction can be just as dangerous as making a wrong move. That seems to be the case for Samsung, as it appears simply letting a domain expire could have left millions of its customers vulnerable to hackers. Luckily, a security researcher named João Gouveia noticed the potential problem and snapped up the domain before anyone with more nefarious intentions was able to grab it.

The domain in question is ssuggest.com, which relates to an app Samsung discontinued back in 2014.

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[Facepalm] Samsung forgets to renew domain, potentially putting millions of customers at risk of being hacked was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

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Hello TechGeeks!! I am Shubham Singh -a student,a mistakemaker,a learner,a TechGeek like you,who wants to share all that i know about softwares,cracks,keygens and general computer tweaks & tricks with you through this blog.

Posted on June 15, 2017, in android, Android Police – Android News, apps, Games, Phones, tablets and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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