The Galaxy App Store, the official mobile app store available on Samsung devices, has two vulnerabilities, which, if exploited, could allow threat actors to install a malicious application without the user ever knowing it’s taken place.
The issue only affects devices with Android 12 and lower, according to an analysis from NCC Group.
“Samsung has released an updated version of the Galaxy App Store (version 220.127.116.11),” NCC Group’s Ken Gannon said. “Users should open the Galaxy App Store on their phone, and, if prompted, download and install the latest version.”
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