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Zero day in Android's Google Admin app can bypass sandbox

2015/08/13

Threatpost - (International) Security researchers from MWR Labs discovered a vulnerability in Android's Google Admin application on Android devices in which an attacker could use another application on the device to send a specific type of uniform resource locator (URL) to bypass the operating system's (OS) Same Origin Policy and get data from the Google Admin sandbox.

Source: https://threatpost.com/zero-day-in-android-admin-app-can-bypass-sandbox/114274

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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