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Audio file opened by itself?

This morning I woke up to the alarm on my phone, as I snoozed it I noticed that the Total Commander player had a notification open, with an audio file open but on hold. When I tapped on play I got ...
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Marshmallow Keeps rebooting. It seems a Stagefright bug. How to know which file causing the bug?

So, my phone keeps rebooting when SD Card is inserted. Looking at the logcat, theres lots of: "FFmpegExtractor" and "stagefright" before the phone reboots. What i suspect is that i have corrupted ...
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How can I patch Stagefright on an Elephone P6000 Pro?

According to this xda post the Elephone P6000 Pro stock ROM is vulnerable to Stagefright. A Stagefright detector app confirmed this on my phone. The Post links to this patch, but also mentions that ...
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Can I get Stagefright from a friend?

So let's say my friend is infected with the Stagefright bug, if he sends me a video/sound will I get the virus too? Also, can voice messages on whatsapp be infected?
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HTC One M7 won't update

My HTC One M7 has been notifying me about a new update (v, Android Security Patch for libstageFright) for the past few months. And every time I try to install it, this is the result: All ...
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Lollipop 5.1, completely safe from stagefright?

I am currently updating my Android phone (a Moto G) to Lollipop 5.1. I previously had taken action to prevent Stagefright from happening to my phone (setting multimedia messages to only manual ...
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Why is Firefox not vulnerable to Stagefright?

This answer (to what can you do about Stagefright) says "use Firefox". Why is FF not vulnerable and Chrome is?
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