Stagefright Detector & Scanner
by: JAM Mobile Security • 101
Stagefright Detector & Scanner scans your Android Stage fright vulnerability and recommends you possible solutions and instructions on how to protect yourself.
* What is Stagefright Vulnerability ?
A security vulnerability found at August.2015, in Android Media Player framework “Stagefright”. (Not a virus, more like a security hole ) It is said that 95% of Android device is vulnerble. Immediate OS update and blocking all MMS messages from unknown senders are recommended.
* How do we protect ourselves from Stagefright vulnerability ?
Detailed instructions are within the app, but below are things you can do immediately to decrease the risk of getting attacked through the stagefright vulnerability.
1. OS Software Update
2. Turn OFF MMS Auto retrieve
3. Turn OFF Hangout Auto retrieve
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