Using existing exploits

There are several vulnerabilities found on Android devices. When a vulnerability is discovered, researchers also release some exploits and place them in public websites such as Some are available in frameworks such as Metasploit. Some vulnerabilities can be exploited remotely, while some of them can be exploited locally. Stagefright is one such example that has made a lot of noise in July 2015 when a researcher called Joshua Drake discovered vulnerabilities in Android's multimedia library known as Stagefright. More information can be found at

Similarly, the Webview addJavaScriptInterface exploit is one of the most interesting remote exploits that has been discovered ...

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