Loophole applying the “Viper” for Android phones allow override lock




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Loophole applying the “Viper” for Android phones allow override lock
Application loophole ‘Viper’ for Android phones allow override lock

Security experts uncovered a vulnerability in the application of “Viper” for instant messaging over the Internet, dedicated to the Android system, a loophole that enables outsiders to overcome the “Phone Lock” without the need for PIN ID, or a combination to open the lock.

The company explained Bkav Internet Security to allow bypass gap “Phone Lock” in certain mobile operating system “Android” across all popup window that appears new messages received via the application.

The company added that when you receive a new message through the application of “Viper” show pop-up window on the home page of the phone, and here you can click on the input box to show the keyboard and then close the phone, when you send another message can simply press the button “Back” to bypass the phone lock.

Developers are working “Viper” is currently on an update of the application in order to bridge that gap security, especially after the spread on the Internet and the emergence of multiple videos to illustrate how to bypass the “Phone Lock” through these simple steps that do not require any skill in hacking or penetration phones.

The downloaded application of “Viper” between 50 million and 100 million users of the shop “Google Play”, which refers to the possibility of large numbers of affected users around the world application that gap.

It is noteworthy that the application of “Viper” previously sparked controversy about the extent of exploitation Calls made ​​him especially after confirmation that the founder of the application is “Talmon Marco,” an Israeli developer – U.S..

The “Viper” had been announced that there are more than 2 billion call minutes and more than 6 billion text messages are sent each month, at a rate of 10 million calls per day.
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