Severe Flaws in SHAREit Android App Let Hacker Steal Your Files

[ March 04, 2019 ]

Security researchers have discovered two high-severity vulnerabilities in the SHAREit Android app that could allow attackers to bypass device authentication mechanism and steal files containing sensitive from a victim’s device.

With over 1.5 billion users worldwide, SHAREit is a popular file sharing application for Android, iOS, Windows and Mac that has been designed to help people share video, music, files, and apps across various devices.

Cyber Security Tips : 

  • The vulnerabilities affect the SHAREit for Android application <= version 4.0.38. If you haven’t yet, you should update your SHAREit app from Google Play Store as soon as possible.

 

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