collected by :Maya Tony
Trump’s decision to continue using a smartphone that’s connected to the internet poses a serious national security risk, as we’ve written before.
Trump’s phone should not be connected to the internet anyway , since everything connected to the internet is vulnerable to attack.
When President trump tweeted about crime in Chicago last night, he apparently did so from his old Android phone, much to the dismay of his aides.
If trump is using his phone for work in any way, the classified data networks he needs to access as president should not be connected to the phone, especially if that phone is one anyone can purchase off the shelf.
, since everything connected to the internet is vulnerable to attack.
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Haberman said Trump‘s tweet Tuesday night about shootings in Chicago was sent from the unsecured Android phone.
trump was said to have relinquished his old Android phone for a new, secure device provided by the government the day before his inauguration.
President trump is still using the unsecured Android phone he’s always used to send his tweets, according to a report by Maggie Haberman of The New York Times that chronicles the president’s first few days living in the White House.
But Haberman reports trump still has the old phone and uses it to send tweets.
“Mr. Trump’s wife, Melania, went back to new york on Sunday night with their 10-year-old son, Barron, and so Mr. trump has the television — and his old, unsecured Android phone, to the protests of some of his aides — to keep him company,” Haberman wrote.
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Trump is still using his unsecured Android phone