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Heartbleed vulnerability Detector for Android

Heartbleed Detector for Android

Heartbleed is a serious bug  in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This allows to steal the SSL and TLS  protected information. This allows to read the memory of the system affected.So many websites and devices affected by this vulnerability. 

So you may be thinking whether you are affected by this bug or not,

You are likely to be affected either directly or indirectly. OpenSSL is the most popular open source cryptographic library and TLS (transport layer security) implementation used to encrypt traffic on the Internet. Your popular social site, your company's site, commerce site, hobby site, site you install software from or even sites run by your government might be using vulnerable OpenSSL. Many of online services use TLS to both to identify themselves to you and to protect your privacy and transactions. You might have networked appliances with logins secured by this buggy implementation of the TLS.  - [Via heartbleed.com]

Major Automation service IFFT just mailed the users saying they are no more vulnerable to this bug and it is advisable to change the password as it may be exposed. The mail says

So would you like to know whether your Android device is affected by the Heartbleed vulnerability ? Lookout Mobile Security  launched a new application to check whether your device is affected or not.

Heartbleed Detector not affected

Heartbleed Detector affected but ok

Heartbleed DetectorSecurity affected

Check whether your device is affected or not using Heartbleed Detector

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