This Simple Fix Allows You To Use Android Pay On a Rooted Device

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    A few weeks ago Google included a patch in their security update which blocked all rooted devices from using Android Pay. It even blocked those devices that were using Xposed Mods. There is apparently a way to bypass the "SafteyNet" checks placed into the latest updates. "jgummerson" posted the method which is as follows.

    If you are rooted and would like to use Android Pay give this a try and report back here with your results!

    via XDA
     
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    Interesting. So its blocking read and write bit allowing execute.


    Btw your image link is broken.
     
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    hmm the image shows up fine for me
     
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    image is broken for me as well. AND now it's time to root my moto X pure I guess.... haven't needed to yet. except that stupid increasing volume ringer stuff... makes me miss so many notifications.
     
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    It's just a matter of time before they make it to where this won't work either.
     
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    So any of you get this to work?
     
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    Haven't tried. I'm not rooted anymore.
     
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    That may be true but I unrooted to try and get the free Chromecast. Didn't get it so I just need to do it.
     
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    I can confirm this works. I had to delete /su/xbin_bind though.
     
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    I'm obviously missing something fundamental here. Any idea what?

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