Over-the-Air Update Mechanism Exposes Millions of Android Devices

The insecure implementation of the OTA (Over-the-air) update mechanism used by numerous Android phone models exposes nearly 3 million phones to Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) attacks and allows adversaries to execute arbitrary commands with root privilages.
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