Google Confirms Android Smartphone Security Backdoor

Google has confirmed that a backdoor was found to have been successfully pre-installed on newly shipped, factory fresh, Android smartphones.

Earlier this year, Forbes reported how a banking Trojan called Triada had been found on a bunch of brand new budget Android smartphones. Google has now confirmed that threat actors did, indeed, manage to compromise Android smartphones with the installation of a backdoor as part of a supply chain attack.

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