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Stagefright Exploit A Danger To Android Devices Again

03/20/2016, It looks like the Stagefright flaw is a modern day horror movie franchise for Android device users, as it has returned yet again, retaining its status of being a real and consistent danger on affected devices. This is despite promises from Google to have...

Stagefright Bug Can Now Infect Devices Through Audio Files

10/01/2015, Recently a new security bug in Android was discovered which exploited the way the operating system handled multimedia messages, attackers merely needed to send a malicious message to a target and the phone would pre-load it, meaning that the infected file...

Verizon HTC One M9 Android 5.1 Update Coming Today

08/20/2015, HTC One M9 owners on Verizon have long been waiting for the Android 5.1 update to arrive and the long wait finally ends today, it has been confirmed that the aforementioned update will be released for this handset today, August 20th. There are some...

Galaxy S4 Gets Stagefright Fix On Verizon

08/17/2015, The Stagefright vulnerability has given Android device users around the world much to be worried about, even though OEMs and carriers are rushing to patch the exploit given the fragmented nature of Android they just can’t do it fast enough. Since...

HTC One M8 Stagefright Fix Released By Sprint

08/16/2015, Sprint is rolling out a new software update for last year’s flagship HTC handset, the software update brings a crucial fix for the popular Stagefright vulnerability. It goes without saying that HTC One M8 owners on Sprint should waste no time in...

OnePlus Updates OxygenOS To Keep Users Safe From Stagefright

08/14/2015, When news of Stagefright broke out, you can be sure that there was a fair number of people were very concerned of the situation, and rightly so. In fact, smartphone manufacturers and mobile carriers (like Motorola, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint in this...

Verizon Releases Stagefright Fix For Select Samsung Galaxy Devices

08/10/2015, It is nice to know that not too long after Google rolled out a patch for the Stagefright vulnerability that has made quite plenty of waves in the world of Android-powered devices recently as a serious security flaw, major carriers have also worked hard to...

Sprint Releases Stagefright Fix For Nexus And Samsung Devices

08/05/2015, You might have heard about Stagefright recently, it’s a relatively new vulnerability discovered in Android that can allow an attacker to gain control of a device remotely by simply sending a video in a MMS message. Google recently confirmed that it...