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Over a billion Android phones vulnerable to phishing attack

September 4, 2019

Via: Techradar

Over a billion Android smartphones, including those from the world’s largest manufacturers, are vulnerable to a hugely dangerous cyberattack, researchers have warned.

A new report from Check Point Research has uncovered a security flaw that could leave users open to advanced phishing attacks that would steal personal information.

The company says that hundreds of millions of Android phones across the world are at risk from the attack, with devices from Samsung, Huawei, LG and Sony among those affected.

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