GOOGLE AND SAMSUNG CAMERA APP FLAWS LEFT DEVICES VULNERABLE TO SPYING EYES

A new security vulnerability has been discovered inside the Android camera app that potentially affects hundreds of millions of phones across the world. Discovered by a team of security researchers at Checkmarx, the exploit allows a malicious app with access to a phone's storage system to bypass Google's permission safety net and completely spy on users. Since photos and videos are considered to be sensitive information, Google enforces a pe...

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