Media File Jacking: WhatsApp and Telegram media files can be manipulated from attackers

According to a research published by Symantec, on Android systems attackers can manipulate media files transferred by users through the WhatsApp and Telegram messaging applications due to the way the Android operating system allows apps to access files in external storage. The attack method, dubbed “Media File Jacking” allows a malicious Android application with write-to-external […]