Google says Rust is the key to fixing Android vulnerabilities

The Rust programming language is key to making the Android operating system more secure, Google engineers say.

In blog post (opens in a new tab) published by Android security engineer Jeffrey Vander Stoep, Googler claims that the number of serious memory vulnerabilities has decreased significantly over the last three years and suggests that it’s all thanks to the operating system’s shift away from the memory-hazardous programming languages ​​C and C++.

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