An Obscure App Flaw Creates Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones

2017-04-28T11:00:26
ID WIRED:858C0128436BAC693FB3FEF43E2381CC
Type wired
Reporter Andy Greenberg
Modified 2017-04-28T11:00:26

Description

<div class="rss_thumbnail"><img src="https://www.wired.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/OpenPort-HP-660x330.jpg" alt="An Obscure App Flaw Creates Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones" /></div>Researchers at the University of Michigan expose how an obscure feature of thousands of apps can give hackers remote access into your phone's most sensitive guts. The post <a href="https://www.wired.com/2017/04/obscure-app-flaw-creates-backdoors-millions-smartphones/">An Obscure App Flaw Creates Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones</a> appeared first on <a href="https://www.wired.com">WIRED</a>.