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"Open the iPhone door, Siri!" - Apple's digital helper coughs up another lock screen hole

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A hacker has found a way to bypass the iPhone 5 lock screen to get at your contacts. Ironically, he got in by asking Siri, Apple's voice-activated "helper."

Here's how to close the hole while you wait for Apple's fix...

Fury after Facebook messes up smartphone users' address books

Fury after Facebook messes up smartphone users' address books

Remember how Facebook sneakily changed your default email address to @facebook.com?

Well, it seems that the repercussions of that decision by the social network has caused even bigger problems.

Path and Hipster iPhone apps leak sensitive data without notification

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iPhone app developers Path and Hipster are in hot water after it was discovered they are sending your address book to their servers without permission.

Google rolls out silent fix for Android security vulnerability

Google rolls out fix for Android security vulnerability

Good news for any owners of Android devices worried about the recently announced security vulnerability that could allow allow unauthorised parties to snoop on your Google Calendar and Contacts information.

Security hole could affect 99% of Android smartphones

Security hole could affect 99% of Android smartphones

99% of Android devices might be at risk from a vulnerability which could allow hackers to snoop on your Google Calendar and Contacts information.

Learn more about the problem, and how to protect yourself.