Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday March 24, 2016

850M Android Devices Still Vulnerable To Stagefright Bug

How can this be? I know it is easy to blame the fragmented nature of the Android ecosystem but it has been almost a year since Stagefright was discovered. frown

Over 850 million Android devices are still potentially at threat from the notorious Stagefright vulnerability, leaving large swathes of smartphones and tablets at risk from hijacking via malware injections. Stagefight first came to light last year after it was discovered by Zimperium researcher Joshua Drake and the bug was dubbed one of the "worst Android vulnerabilities discovered to date".