Originally Posted by hawhill
I can very well understand that it is tempting to use this for a jailbreak. However, this is a very serious issue, given that there must be millions of units out there, that can now all be turned into botnet drones by just luring their owners on a website...
You did notice the wink and grin. Yes, a 3G botnet could be especially costly for amazon (especially if it used the "social network" loop-hole out to the unrestricted internet on touch 3G).