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Installing an APK from the browser is not the only way to install a spyware on your phone within 1 minute. If the person is determined to spy on you, it can be done. The steps to allow install Apps from unknown sources described are related to Android versions 7.X or lower. Which means that your phone does not have the security updates since 2017. Since, ...


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Even quicker scenario: a USB rubber ducky or similar could be plugged into the device's USB port. The attacker does not need to interact with the screen at all if the phone is unlocked and the device is programmed correctly, as the device will simulate an auto-typing keyboard. Alternatively, and similar to the QR code method, an NFC tag could be placed near ...


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Is this possible in 1 minute? It's not impossible: Open Camera and point to a QR-Code. 10 seconds Open browser and download the APK file. Depending on the file size, it can take 20 seconds or less. Open the APK, if you installed anything from the browser before, no confirmation is needed. Depends on the APK size too, but can be done in 5 to 10 seconds. ...


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Everything is possible in IT, but in this case my personal understanding would be that the risk is very low - but! considering only Google side. So, to infect other files on Google drive, or to compromise your GDrive account, malicious code has to run on Google infrastructure directly. To achieve that, an exploit is required that will affect somehow the ...


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