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Malware gets your Android blabbering to HACKERS

Blain Hamon
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You know, I've joked about security through inability before...

Although this is probably intentional, Siri doesn't always listen like GVS; instead, you must press and hold the home button (or, if you have it enabled (it's disabled by default), hold the phone up to your ear) before it even starts listening. Access to the home button state (Both to read and to write) are not exposed to the app, so it's not currently possible to for the app to trigger this.

Mind you, what I just said was on a bog-standard iPhone. On a jailbroken iPhone, all bets are off.

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