Stagefright

News

Google Hacker Finds Way To Exploit Yet Another ‘Stagefright’ Bug

One year later, Stagefright still leaves some Android phones vulnerable to hacks.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.9.16
Opinion

The One Reason I Switched from Android to iPhone

The iPhone is not perfect, nor totally unhackable, but it’s the best option I have in terms of security.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.4.15
News

Google Just Published the Second Stagefright Patch

As promised, company pushes out fix for Nexus phones.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.5.15
Culture

Why Vint Cerf Fears Your Fridge

Radio Motherboard talks about the internet of things, Peeple, and old homework assignments.
Matthew Braga & Jason Koebler
10.2.15
News

New Stagefright Bugs Leave More Than 1 Billion Android Users Vulnerable

Android’s security nightmare continues.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.1.15
short circuit

Why You Probably Didn't Get This Crucial Android Update

Google is but one piece of the puzzle when it comes to Android updates.
Nicholas Deleon
9.11.15
Internet

Android's Stagefright Patch Not Up to Scratch, Say Researchers

Security researchers claim Google's original patch for the Stagefright bugs affecting Android users still leaves devices vulnerable.
Joseph Cox
8.14.15
News

This App Tells Android Users If They’re Vulnerable to Stagefright

Good to know.
Nicholas Deleon
8.7.15
Opinion

Goodbye, Android

I was once a fanboy, but I can’t take it anymore.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.29.15
News

These Bugs Could Leave 950 Million Android Devices Vulnerable to Hackers

The researcher who found them called them the worst Android bug ever discovered
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.27.15