“Another security flaw has been discovered on some Samsung phones that allows complete access to a device,” Zack Whittaker reports for ZDNet.

“Discovered by the same mobile enthusiast as the previous flaw, Terence Eden warns that this new bug could allow users to bypass the lock screen entirely through the use of third-party apps,” Whittaker reports. “This affects pattern unlocks, PIN code screens, and face detection security.”

Whittaker reports, “The flaw was tested on a Samsung Galaxy Note II running Android 4.1.2 as before — but it does not appear to exist on stock Android from Google, suggesting this is limited to Samsung phones only.”

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