Android security bug let malicious apps siphon off private user data

A security vulnerability in could have allowed malicious apps to siphon off sensitive data from other apps on the same device. App security startup Oversecured found the flaw in Google’s widely-used Play Core library, which lets developers push in-app updates and new feature modules to their Android apps, like language packs or game levels.

Link: Android security bug let malicious apps siphon off private user data
via techcrunch.com

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