Online Courses (English)
This just in:

State PCS

Daily Updates

Important Facts For Prelims

StrandHogg

  • 16 Dec 2019
  • 1 min read

Why in News

The Union Home Ministry has alerted States, warning them about the vulnerability of the Android operating system to a bug called 'StrandHogg'.

About StrandHogg

  • It is a vulnerability in android which allows real-time malware applications to pose as genuine applications and access user data of all kinds.
  • It can listen to the conversations, access photo album, read/send messages, make calls, record conversations, get login credentials to various accounts, access private images, files, contact details, call logs and location information without being apparent to the affected users.

Source: TH

SMS Alerts
 

Please login or register to view note list

close

Please login or register to list article as bookmarked

close
 

Please login or register to make your note

close

Please login or register to list article as progressed

close

Please login or register to list article as bookmarked

close