Android Security: Google fixes RCE vulnerabilities in Dec release

Abstract

The most severe of these issues is a critical security vulnerability in Media framework that could enable a remote attacker using a specially crafted file to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. The severity assessment is based on the effect that exploiting the vulnerability would possibly have on an affected device, assuming the platform and service mitigations are turned off for development purposes or if successfully bypassed.

Reference is here for the full details & fix vulnerabilities.

https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2018-12-01

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Categories: Android security, CMS, cyber attack, Cyber Security, Cyber Security Fixes

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