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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 10 May 2018 - 05:48 PM

Severe Keyboard Flaws in LG Smartphones Allow Remote Code Execution
by Tara Seals May 9, 2018 , 1:00 pm
Categories: Featured, Mobile Security, Vulnerabilities

An attacker can gain man-in-the-middle access to inject a rogue executable file onto the phone.

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https://threatpost.c...ecution/131829/

 



#2 TheSentinel

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Posted 10 May 2018 - 06:24 PM

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LG resolves keyboard vulnerabilities which allow remote code execution attacks

The severe security flaws impact mainstream LG smartphones.

By Charlie Osborne for Zero Day | May 10, 2018 -- 11:24 GMT (12:24 BST) | Topic: Security

LG has issued a patch to resolve two security vulnerabilities in LG smartphone keyboards which can lead to remote code execution. Several months ago, Check Point researchers uncovered two security flaws which impact the default keyboard system present in all current mainstream LG smartphone models.

Read the full article here:
https://www.zdnet.co...cution-attacks/