Big drawback in Chingari app! Anyone can run your account, see how in the video

Major drawbacks have been detected in the Chingari App.

Girish Kumar of cyber security firm Encode told that the hacker can easily access the spark user’s account, and after that he can change all the information, as well as upload videos.

After the Chinese short video app Tiktok ban, there has been a big flaw in the Chingari app which became increasingly popular in India. There is a problem in the security of this app, so that anyone can easily hijack a user’s account. To do this, the hacker should only know the user’s information, after which he can also upload the video from his account.

The Hackers News has shared this video by sharing the video in its report. It has also shown how it can be done easily. Girish Kumar, who works with cyber security firm Encode, told The Hackers News that Spark uses random generated user IDs to get information about the user’s profile. Kumar has shared a video showing how the hacker replaces the user’s ID in the HTTP request, so that he can access his account.

(Also read- The battery of this Motorola phone will run for 40 hours once charged, the price is less than 15 thousand rupees!)

Further explained that once the access is done, the hacker can change all the account information, as well as upload videos. Apart from this, Spark also has a feature that allows users to close the video sharing and comment section, and And this can also be bypassed by changing the HTTP response code, which allows sharing and commenting on restricted videos.

Kumar gave this information to Spark, after which the company has released a security patch. The company said in its statement, ‘There is a flaw in the security of the spark (V 2.4.0 and below). The team has been notified about this flaw. We have released new updates from both Android Play Store and iOS App Store. Such a problem may come in the app version 2.4.0 and earlier. ‘

(Also read- Beware! These 11 apps are dangerous for your phone, Google removed, advise you to delete them immediately)

Update app
It was further said that it may happen that the old version should stop working, because it has been discontinued due to faults. The rest confirmed that there has been no threat to information such as user data and email. Version 2.4.1 for Android and 2.2.6 for iOS have been introduced with security fixes, so we recommend that you update your Spark app.

.

Recent Articles

Virat Kohli helped Anushka Sharma head in Pregnancy

new Delhi: Virat Kohli is currently on a tour of Australia where he is heading the team India. He will return home this...

Redmi Note 9 4G may knock out Redmi 9 Power in India

The Chinese model of Redmi Note 9 4G will reportedly launch in the Indian market as Redmi 9 Power. Let us know...

Aakash Chopra said, ‘If you want to score more than 350 runs, Rohit Sharma will be needed’

new Delhi: If Team India has achieved success in the last few years, the main reason for this has been Rohit Sharma. This...

4-month-old Hardik Pandya’s son, Natasa Stankovic celebrated like this

new Delhi: Hardik Pandya is currently on a tour of Australia, he will be able to return to India only in January next year....

Sachin Tendulkar showed generosity, did noble work for poor children

Mumbai: Master blaster cricketer Sachin Tendulkar helped treat 100 children of weaker sections in 6 states amidst the coronavirus epidemic. He helped the...

Related Stories

[vc_column tdc_css=”