June 04, 2020, 02:59:28 AM

Author Topic: Private Keys Vulnerable to New Android & iOS Attack  (Read 1205 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Stouse49

  • Gold Engineer
  • DevTeam
  • *****
  • Posts: 711
  • Karma: +66/-0
    • View Profile
Private Keys Vulnerable to New Android & iOS Attack
« on: March 05, 2016, 02:00:37 AM »

"Researchers from Tel Aviv University’s Laboratory for Experimental Information Security (LEISec) and The University of Adelaide have created an attack vector against Android and iOS devices. The invasion uses a $2 USD magnetic device to crack private keys held on these operating systems allowing the possible theft of users’ bitcoins and private data. "

The GoldCoin Wallet for Android may be vulnerable to this attack.  More to follow.
GLD: E1A6WogjpqU3KjjoRUD63f7kofrFozmyfg