Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Remote Root Exploit in Kindle Touch

Submitted by 93 Escort Wagon
93 Escort Wagon (326346) writes "This week's SANS Consensus Security Vulnerability email reports there's a remote root exploit on the Kindle Touch, thanks to its NPAPI support, served with a side of full root privileges.

NPAPI support was newly introduced on the Touch with software update 5.1.0. I don't own a Kindle Touch, but if it's anything like my Kindle 3 — I can't imagine too many people are using its web browser. But still..."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Remote Root Exploit in Kindle Touch

Comments Filter:

I have not yet begun to byte!

Working...