Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1273 'Quadrooter' security flaws said to affect over 900 million Android devices
An attacker would have to trick a user into installing a malicious app, which wouldn't require any special permissions.

If successfully exploited, an attacker can gain root access, which gives the attacker full access to an affected Android device, its data, and its hardware -- including its camera and microphone.
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#1278 Hackers make the first-ever ransomware for smart thermostats
#1277 Data breach at Oracle’s MICROS point-of-sale division
#1276 If your company doesn't care about IT, here are four ways to change their mind
#1275 SQL injection – hands in action session
#1274 Fake boarding pass app gets hacker into fancy airline lounges
#1273 'Quadrooter' security flaws said to affect over 900 million Android devices
#1272 Risk from Linux kernel hidden in Windows 10 exposed at black hat
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