Smartphone security has been a hot topic in the industry and even more so, most of the fear for compromised security is targeted towards Android, that’s fact, whether it deserves that or not is up for debate. In the previous months we’ve seen Quadrooter exploits and then Dresscode malware among others, while none of those were as big a problem as they were initially made out to be, they were real problems and with the state of android fragmentation, most of the devices have not and will not be receiving any updates to seal those security holes.
Luckily though, Google works behind the scenes to ensure such threats don’t pose an issue. However, now we have another security hole that is said to be critical. Continue reading “Pork Explosion : Another critical vulnerability that affects several Android smartphones”