Fake ID fix

Fake ID fix


Patch the system against the Fake ID vulnerability (bug 13678484)

Requires the Xposed Framework. Grab it at http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/xposed-installer-versions-changelog-t2714053 and make sure it runs properly on your device.
ROOT only required for installing the Xposed Framework, it can be dropped afterwards.
This app won't do anything without Xposed (not even appear on the launcher).

A great explanation of this vulnerability that currently affects most Android devices can be found on this article by Jeff Forristal from Bluebox: http://bluebox.com/technical/android-fake-id-vulnerability/

To detect if your system is vulnerable you can use Bluebox Security Scanner: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bluebox.labs.onerootscanner


For any questions or to support my work, please visit http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/modules/mod-fakeid-vulnerability-fix-t2833854

Recent changes:
* Support for Xposed Framework 2.2 (bridge v30) and above
* Support for Gingerbread 2.3.3 and above (find Xposed for GB here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/xposed-ported-to-gingerbread-update-to-t2739034)
* Reduced potential for compatibility issues by patching only the system services but not other apps that might be using a private API
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About Fake ID fix
Patch the system against the Fake ID vulnerability (bug 13678484)

Requires the Xposed Framework. Grab it at http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/xposed-installer-versions-changelog-t2714053 and make sure it runs properly on your device.
ROOT only required for installing the Xposed Framework, it can be dropped afterwards.
This app won't do anything without Xposed (not even appear on the launcher).

A great explanation of this vulnerability that currently affects most Android devices can be found on this article by Jeff Forristal from Bluebox: http://bluebox.com/technical/android-fake-id-vulnerability/

To detect if your system is vulnerable you can use Bluebox Security Scanner: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bluebox.labs.onerootscanner


For any questions or to support my work, please visit http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/modules/mod-fakeid-vulnerability-fix-t2833854

Recent changes:
* Support for Xposed Framework 2.2 (bridge v30) and above
* Support for Gingerbread 2.3.3 and above (find Xposed for GB here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/xposed/xposed-ported-to-gingerbread-update-to-t2739034)
* Reduced potential for compatibility issues by patching only the system services but not other apps that might be using a private API

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A Google User
Dec 7, 2014
This is a must if your rooted. If you have root and xposed framework and your rom dose not have this bug patched you need to get this.
A Google User
Dec 5, 2014
Kaspersky scanner shows vulnerability remains. McAfee scanner shows no vulnerability.
A Google User
Oct 24, 2014
Norton says I still have the vulnerability. Cleared Norton's data. Says the same thing. Downloaded this from exposed downloader and play store.
A Google User
Sep 13, 2014
TY. Thank you for your hard work.
A Google User
Aug 25, 2014
Cheers