‘Paranoid’ Android under quadruple attack

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Paranoid Android

Security firm Checkpoint has identified that 900 million Android devices are currently at risk from hackers. Due to four new vulnerabilities – dubbed Quadrooter – hackers can potentially gain rooting privileges, which would then give them full control over the affected device.

Google and hardware manufacturer Qualcomm have introduced measures to eliminate three of the four glitches, with the fourth due in September. Nevertheless, no devices are fully secure at this moment.

Read more at http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/900-million-android-devices-affected-by-quadrooter-security-flaws-1574835