Google Wallet Hacked

In this article Dave Their talks about the latest of hacks against google wallet. Both of which require you either steal or maybe magically find someone’s phone.

What is really strange is this: If you accept the fact that google has some of the brightest minds working for them how could it be that they were not able to see these vulnerabilities? You would figure that especially with something as vulnerable as a wallet application they would have their top minds making sure it is bullet proof. Maybe they were busy making sure the real obfuscated ways of hacking in were covered simply forgot about the front door? Who knows but it makes you wonder especially if you are someone like me who uses a lot of google’s products.

But then again I never actually believed my data was private…