The code, now circulating freely online and comprising just 11 digits and
symbols, was revealed at a computer security conference in Argentina.
Ravi Borgaonkar, a researcher based at the Technische Universität Berlin,
demonstrated how the code can be embedded in the HTML code of a web page. If
an unsuspecting Samsung Galaxy S3 owner visits such a page, their smartphone
will be restored to its factory settings without permission or any input
The whole attack takes just two or three seconds and once launched there is
nothing a Samsung owner can do to stop it, Mr Borgaonkar said... Source/Origin >> Read More