Archive for the ‘Android Security Updates’ Category

Google Makes 2 Years of Android Security Updates Mandatory for Device Makers

October 25th, 2018
When it comes to security updates, Android is a real mess. Even after Google timely rolls out security patches for its Android platform, a major part of the Android ecosystem remains exposed to hackers because device manufacturers do not deliver patches regularly and on a timely basis to their customers. To deal with this issue, Google at its I/O Developer Conference May 2018 revealed the

Posted in Android, Android hacking, android hacking software, Android Security, Android Security Updates, Android Vulnerability, cybersecurity, Google Android, how to hack android | Comments (0)

Google Patches 6 Critical Android Mediaserver Bugs in May Security Update

May 3rd, 2017

In Brief
Google has released its monthly security patches for Android this week, addressing 17 critical vulnerabilities, 6 of which affect Android Mediaserver component that could be used to execute malicious code remotely.

Besides patches for Mediaserver, Google also fixed 4 critical vulnerabilities related to Qualcomm components discovered in Android handsets, including Google’s Nexus 6P

Posted in Android hacking, Android Security Bulletin, Android Security Updates, hacking news, remote code execution, Security patch Update, Vulnerability | Comments (0)