LG joining Samsung and Google to combat Stagefright


LG has announced that it will join Samsung and Google in an effort to combat Stagefright.

Stagefright is a vulnerability in Android that exploits how the operating system handles MMS. When an MMS is sent, some messaging apps automatically download the video files as soon as they are received in order to make them immediately ready to be opened. And while the OS does this, the system involved with processing video can be attacked.

In relation to the issue, LG