Originally Posted by wabbit
the loader to root is actually a security risk. it can mount the phone and you can with dev tools just pull any file you want off the phone to the desktop.
Thanks, I'm aware of that. I'm not a n00b when it comes to UNIX/LINUX OSes.
My device is now better secured when it is locked, and it is never plugged into any computer but mine, so there is little risk of anyone accessing my files.