Gizmodo - Dual UPnP-Chromecast Exploit Allows Hacker to Hijack Devices

Posted on Jan 3, 2019 4:13:35 PM

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A Chromecast bug is again being exploited by hackers hijacking network devices to stream any videos they choose. Discovered and demonstrated by Senior Security Associate Dan Petro with his Rickmote Controller back in 2014, this "deauth" attack is still possible today since Google has not fixed the issue. Gizmodo discusses the bug and how it could be exploited in a variety of ways in their article Dual UPnP-Chromecast Exploit Allows Hacker to Hijack Devices, Forces Any YouTube Video to Play.

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