Reply to post: Re: The fix is obvious and elegant

It's BACK – Stagefright 2.0: Zillions of Android gadgets can be hijacked by MP3s, movie files

SImon Hobson Silver badge

Re: The fix is obvious and elegant

> Include a stagefright exploit in the daily Google Doodle

One teensy little problem there - it would be criminal (not just "not lawful", but explicitly prohibited) in quite a few countries (Computer Misuse Act in the UK). I know this is Google who seem to have a different idea of what should be legal, but I think even they'd find this hard to defend.

> Everyone goes to Google's home page once in a while

Err, I don't !

OK, I tell a lie - I've been there a couple of times this year when I've been told there's an interesting doodle.

Put the exploit on every page and that's a different matter.

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