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openFileOutput() with MODE_WORLD_WRITEABLE

openFileOutput() with MODE_WORLD_WRITEABLE

There are cases where it is appropriate for an application to write world writeable files, but these should be reviewed carefully to ensure that they contain no private data, and that if the file is modified by a malicious application it does not trick or compromise your application.

Issue id: WorldWriteableFiles

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IntelliJ IDEA 2023.3, Qodana for Android 2023.3, Qodana for JVM 2023.3


Android, 2022.3.1 Beta 2

Last modified: 13 July 2023