Security firm makes are two known bugs in Android




Zimperium announced the existence of two new bugs in Android. The leaks in the system some MP3 audio and MP4 video files processed. The first vulnerability in libutils occurs in virtually ‘any Android device that has been released since Android 1.0 in 2008’

The second vulnerability could cause the first devices running Android 5.0 or higher via libstagefright It writes Zimperium on his blog. Zimperium renamed the bug Stage Fright 2.0 as one of the bugs is in the Stage Fright video framework, like the previous series.

Attackers could exploit the bugs by an Android user to entice to visit a website with malicious MP3 or MP4 files. After the processing of the malicious code files can be executed. The code can also be injected by sitting on the same Wi-Fi network and inject the code by intercepting unencrypted network traffic. Then the hacker does not have to entice the victim to open certain files.


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