HTC Offers More Bootloader Unlocking Tools
Feb 16, 2012, 8:04 AM by Eric M. Zeman
HTC recently made available to its customers the tools necessary to unlock the bootloaders of some of its older devices. The new phones that have bootloader control include the Droid Eris, Hero, Legend, myTouch 3G, and myTouch 4G. The tools can be downloaded from HTC's web site.
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Phone Scoop is on site in San Francisco to take in all the breaking news and hands-on experiences of the fall CTIA trade show. Be sure to check for full coverage and handset first impressions here.
Feb 2, 2012
HTC is in the process of sending out software updates to some of its smartphones to address a security issue concerning the Wi-Fi radio. The problem revolves around applications with the "access_wifi_state" permission, and the ability to sniff out Wi-Fi passwords for networks to which the phone is connected.
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