NEW DELHI: Check Point Research on Thursday said it found the latest versions of some of the most famous apps in the world on Google's Play Store, including Facebook and Instagram, to have vulnerabilities that were believed to have been patched earlier. The research shows that threat actors can still execute code on the latest versions of mobile applications on Play Store, despite the updates those mobile apps have pushed to people. In short, threat actors can gain administrative control over the mobile applications studied by Check Point Research. Theoretically, hackers can steal and alter posts on Facebook, extract location data from Instagram and read SMS messages in WeChat, said the research. In a month-long study, Check Point Research cross-examined the latest versions of these high-profile mobile for three known remote control execution (RCE) vulnerabilities dating from 2014, 2015 and 2016. Each vulnerability was assigned two signatures. Then, Check Point Research ran its … [Read more...] about FB, Instagram on Google Play Store vulnerable: Check Point
Marathi theatre space is increasingly getting cluttered with so many new plays being launched, week after week. But despite this tough competition, there are certain plays that have the potential to steal the thunder and carve a separate niche for themselves. And new Marathi play 'Ghatotkach' certainly fits in this particular category. A part of experimental genre, this new play will commence from July 13 and its inaugural show will be staged at Vasudev Balwant Phadke Auditorium, Panvel. Presented by Abhinay Kalyan, this intriguing play has been written by Ashutosh Dewan. Directed by Abhijeet Jhunjar Rao, this play traverses the myth, the mythology as well as political twists and turns of life in interesting manner. Definitely a play to watch out for. … [Read more...] about Ghatotkach is the new play on the horizon
Young and beautiful Marathi actor Gayatri Datar, who has just finished her TV show ‘Tula Pahate Re’ will soon be seen in Chinmay Mandlekar’s new play ‘Nimma Shimma Rakshas’. These days, she is using a few days in-between to enjoy a vacation in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh. She recently posted a cute picture of hers on social media, wearing a Himachali cap. She wrote on her timeline, ‘This is my Nimma Shimma photo’ (sic) looking quite relaxed and all set for her new play. Directed by multi-talented actor-director-writer Chinmay Mandlekar, this play has a lot going for it. This is the first time 3-D mapping technique is being used on Marathi stage in ‘Nimma Shimma Rakshas’. An extremely expensive technique, it is meant to add to the viewing experience of all those theatre lovers out there. With actors like Gayatri Datar, Mayuresh Pem and Ankur Wadhave in this play, you can look forward to a fantastic theatrical ride ahead. … [Read more...] about Gayatri Datar enjoys a vacay in Himachal before her new Marathi play
Subodh Bhave who is currently busy with his Marathi play 'Ashrunchi Zali Phule' got mighty miffed recently. Sharing the reason of the same, he took to his social media accounts and wrote, "Despite repeated requests, if mobiles are ringing in the theatre halls, then it only means that there is something lacking in our play or perhaps audiences don't feel the need to watch the entire performance in rapt attention. I feel the only solution to this problem is to not work in the plays in future." As soon as Subodh updated this, his disheartened fans strongly expressed that he shouldn't stop working in plays, instead find a solution. A few months ago, Sumeet Raghavan faced a similar issue and had stopped his performance mid-way due to constant disturbances caused by some of the audience members in Nashik. … [Read more...] about Subodh Bhave decides to stop working in plays?
Marathi play ‘Bhu Bhu’ has won several laurels and awards recently. The play which has won nine awards in different categories from Maharashtra Government recently, is certainly a delight for the theatre lovers of Maharashtra. A presentation by Shiv Ranbhoomi Prashant Pratishthan, this play has won awards for its writing as well as slick direction. The best actor and actress award have also been bestowed on the lead players of this project, making it a must watch theatrical presentation. The best part is that this rib-tickling comedy offers a huge relief from stress and tension to Maharashtra’s theatregoers and that adds to its visual appeal too. Its sets are quite realistic and add to the viewing experience. No wonder, ‘Bhu Bhu’ is rocking when it comes to popularity. … [Read more...] about Laurels for Marathi play Bhu Bhu