Saturday, June 8, 2019

Google Confirms Android Smartphone Security Backdoor

Pfft....everyone knows that a threat isn't real unless Google confirms it. Duh.

Earlier this year, Forbes reported how a banking Trojan called Triada had been found on a bunch of brand new budget Android smartphones. Google has now confirmed that threat actors did, indeed, manage to compromise Android smartphones with the installation of a backdoor as part of a supply chain attack.