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Google Patches Over 50 Serious Vulnerabilities in Android

October 5, 2021

The most severe of the security flaws described in the October 2021 Security Bulletin is an issue in the Android System component that could be exploited to achieve remote code execution.

Only 10 vulnerabilities were resolved with the 2021-10-01 security patch level, the first part of this month’s update.

These include high-severity issues in Android runtime (an elevation of privilege bug), Framework (three elevation of privilege, two information disclosure and one denial of service issue), Media Framework (one elevation of privilege) and System (an information disclosure).

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