A bug with Google Home or Android TV has allowed users to list out accounts of strangers, and even potentially view private photos saved on Google Photos!
“We take our users’ privacy extremely seriously. While we investigate this bug, we have disabled the ability to remotely cast via the Google Assistant or view photos from Google Photos on Android TV devices.”
“Vu Televisions were recently informed about a malfunction of the Google Home App in an Android TV. After verifying the incident Vu Televisions informed Google who has confirmed it was a software malfunction of the Google Home App.
We thank our customer who brought this to our notice, and we can confirm that Google is rectifying their fault immediately.
Vu Televisions is known for its excellent and responsive customer service, and is the only television brand with an ISO 9001 service center.”