Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#437 Alert: Millions of Android devices vulnerable to new Stagefright exploit
Israeli software research company NorthBit claimed it had "properly" exploited the Android bug that was originally described as the "worst ever discovered".

The exploitation, called Metaphor, is detailed in a research paper (PDF) from NorthBit and also a video showing the exploit being run on a Nexus 5. NorthBit said it had also successfully tested the exploit on a LG G3, HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S5.
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#438 Mitre takes on critics, set to revamp CVE vulnerability reporting
#437 Alert: Millions of Android devices vulnerable to new Stagefright exploit
#436 American Express notifies cardholders of third-party breach
#435 AceDeceiver: first iOS trojan exploiting Apple DRM design flaws to infect any iOS device
#434 5 major hospital hacks: horror stories from the cybersecurity frontlines
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