1. the_tyrant's Avatar
    Hello guys

    I password protect my phone, and I just noticed a vulnerability that would bypass the password.

    Simply hold down the camera shutter button, starting the camera app.
    than press the back button, allowing you to access the home screen, completely bypassing the password

    I have tested this on my fully updated LG quantum
    02-15-2012 09:33 AM
  2. gtg465x's Avatar
    It's a bug with that specific phone then. My Lumia 800 will let you take pictures without entering a password, but pressing back just takes you back to the lockscreen so you can't do anything else.
    02-15-2012 09:38 AM
  3. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    My Titan still asks for the password by doing what you say the_tyrant. Must be phone specific. :dry
    02-15-2012 09:41 AM
  4. selfcreation's Avatar
    No prob with my Samsung Focus ReV1.3 , goes back to password .. cant access my phone.
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    02-15-2012 10:05 AM
  5. the_tyrant's Avatar
    Sorry guys, my bad
    I forgot that my phone only asks for a password after a certain time

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    02-15-2012 10:21 AM
  6. btbam91's Avatar
    02-16-2012 02:55 AM