A recently discovered Chrome for Android exploit reportedly compromises the security of almost any Android device running with Google’s Chrome web browser installed on it.
The hack gives users full administrative access to the victim’s phone.
“The impressive thing about Guang’s exploit is that it was one shot; most people these days have to exploit several vulnerabilities to get privileged access and load software without interaction,” continued Ruiu.
Google has reportedly been alerted to the bug and is in the process of working on a fix. It’s likely Google will pay a significant bounty for the vulnerability’s discovery given its severity.
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