Aug 27 2020 12:46 AM
Aug 27 2020 12:47 AM
Aug 27 2020 01:16 AM
Have had 7 in UK over about 15 minutes from 08:00 approx today (27.8.2020).
Clearly widespread and seems to be a Google Firebase vulnerability according to posts on Reddit, etc.
Concerned this may lead to attempts at phishing. Please fix ASAP!
Aug 27 2020 01:24 AM
I have also received these messages a little under an hour ago and this problem seems be on a global level.
Seems to me like they should change their token (API key) so that it isn't as easily exploited.
This article was published 17th August 2020 and as far as I can tell is the base idea for these exploits:
Let us hope that this will be fixed with an update to the apps.
Aug 27 2020 03:28 AM
Aug 27 2020 04:23 AM - edited Aug 27 2020 04:29 AM
If you say so.
Three news articles about this:
The people that found the exploit:
EDIT: I'm also not too hasty to say that something written in a language that isn't the writers native tongue is untrue. Not everyone is blessed with the understanding of all languages in the world
Aug 27 2020 04:40 AM - edited Aug 27 2020 04:42 AM
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Aug 27 2020 08:44 AM