A Study on Stagefright Attack

Arepalli Venkata Sai Krishna
2017 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
In android Media files are processed without known of user control. There are many possible ways to send yourself a mediafile. Android has a massive security bug in a component known as "Stagefright." Just receiving a malicious MMS message could result in your phone being compromised. It's surprising we haven't seen a worm spreading from phone to phone like worms. Stagefright is part of a larger group of code called Media server, which has issues of its own. Apart from running media, it also
more » ... g media, it also has access to Bluetooth, camera, and others.
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2017.9100 fatcat:yrnbgmcdnbdmzn33q37rfpf35e