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Popular Android Phone Manufacturers Caught Lying About Security Updates

Popular Android Phone Manufacturers Caught Lying About Security Updates

April 13, 2018Mohit Kumar
Android ecosystem is highly broken when it comes to security, and device manufacturers (better known as OEMs) make it even worse by not p...
Warning! Just an Image Can Hack Your Android Phone — Patch Now

Warning! Just an Image Can Hack Your Android Phone — Patch Now

September 07, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Own an Android smartphone? Beware, as just an innocuous-looking image on social media or messaging app could compromise your smartphone. ...
Warning! Over 900 Million Android Phones Vulnerable to New 'QuadRooter' Attack

Warning! Over 900 Million Android Phones Vulnerable to New 'QuadRooter' Attack

August 08, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Android has Fallen! Yet another set of Android security vulnerabilities has been discovered in Qualcomm chipsets that affect more than 90...
Google Patches Critical Remotely-exploitable Flaws in Latest Android Update

Google Patches Critical Remotely-exploitable Flaws in Latest Android Update

February 02, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Google has released the February Security Update for Android that patches multiple security vulnerabilities discovered in the latest ver...
Yet another Android vulnerability Discovered; Affects 55% Users

Yet another Android vulnerability Discovered; Affects 55% Users

August 11, 2015Wang Wei
It seems like there isn’t any end to Android security flaws. After the discovery of the Stagefright vulnerability that allowed hackers ...
"Certifi-Gate" Android Vulnerability Lets Hackers Take Complete Control of Your Device

"Certifi-Gate" Android Vulnerability Lets Hackers Take Complete Control of Your Device

August 07, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Android users are busy fighting with Stagefright vulnerability while the popular mobile operating system faces another critical securit...
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