If you haven’t heard the Heartbleed security risk news, then you’ve been traveling abroad. As in Jupiter. Who’s affected the most? People who shop online, have online bank accounts, or log in through standard SSL-enabled websites.
Second on the list? Owners of Android-based smartphones. Jordan Robertson on the problems with Android 4.1.1:
Security researchers said that version of Android is still used in millions of smartphones and tablets, including popular models made by Samsung Electronics Co., HTC Corp. and other manufacturers.
How many smartphones are affected? Google estimates about 10-percent of Android devices are vulnerable.
More than 900 million Android devices have been activated worldwide.
How many Apple iPhones are affected? Zero.