Hacked: From Subtitles to Complete Takeover – Please update your players

Check Point researchers revealed a new attack vector which threatens millions of users worldwide – attack by subtitles. By crafting malicious subtitle files, which are then downloaded by a victim’s media player, attackers can take complete control over any type of device via vulnerabilities found in many popular streaming platforms, including VLC, Kodi (XBMC), Popcorn-Time … Continue reading Hacked: From Subtitles to Complete Takeover – Please update your players

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