Video: Google Wallet Security Risks


Security researchers have apparently found a vulnerability in Google’s mobile payments platform.

The video below says the problem is currently available in phones sold by Sprint Nextel.

Reports say Google recommends that people not install Google Wallet on “rooted” devices and that they should set up a screen lock as an additional layer of security.

A Google spokesman said, “We are working to resolve the issue.”



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Elaine Rigoli

Elaine Rigoli is PRIVATE WiFi's manager of digital content strategy.