TacoRoot

2011-12-29T00:00:00
ID ANDROID:TACOROOT
Type android
Reporter Justin Case (jcase) and Dan Rosenberg
Modified 2014-07-21T00:00:00

Description

HTC recovery log on some devices is world writable and so can be deleted and symlinked to /data/local.prop to allow root on reboot, this is a appears to be a unstable exploit and requires the user to reboot into recovery mode