TechCrunch - Google Sat on a Chromecast Bug For Years

Posted on Jan 2, 2019 3:59:23 PM

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Senior Security Associate Dan Petro's research back in 2014 found a bug in Google's Chromecast media streaming stick which allowed the device to be hijacked. Google never fixed the issue and, as TechCrunch reported in their article Google Sat on a Chromecast Bug For Years, Now Hackers Could Wreak Havoc, there are hackers exploiting the bug again with potentially more malicious consequences in the future. 

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