OnePlus 3 bug allowed attackers to hack your phone with malicious chargers

Researchers from Aleph Security have discovered a new vulnerability in OnePlus 3 and 3T that enabled attackers to use malicious chargers to surreptitiously break into your phone – without you ever realizing.
The attack essentially relies on two previously reported bugs – namely CVE-2017-5624 and CVE-2017-5626 – to bypass your handset’s defensive mechanisms and infect it with malicious code. What makes matters worse is that the hack allows for attackers to cover their tracks altogether. [Read more here...]

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