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Android Security Updates Patch 46 Vulnerabilities

December 8, 2021

The most severe of the addressed issues is an information leakage bug in the Media framework “that could lead to remote information disclosure with no additional execution privileges needed,” Google explains.

In fact, two information disclosure flaws were addressed in the Media framework component this month (CVE-2021-0967 and CVE-2021-0964), both as part of the 2021-12-01 security patch level.

The same patch level also contains fixes for three vulnerabilities in Framework (two elevation of privilege and one information disclosure, all high severity) and 10 security holes in System (two critical – remote code execution and elevation of privilege – and six high severity).

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