Lenovo Finally Patches Ancient BlueBorne Bugs in Tab and Yoga Tablets

June 12, 2018

Nine months after researchers warned of the BlueBorne remote code execution bug, Lenovo said Thursday that a patch is finally available for three popular lines of its Android tablets.

Lenovo, the world’s No. 3 Android tablet-maker, said BlueBorne patches are now available for four Lenovo Tab models, 14 Tab Essential models and three Yoga Tab models. The company also identified a tenth tablet SKU, Lenovo TB-8504F, which it said was also vulnerable to BlueBorne bugs, but would not receive patches.

BlueBorne vulnerabilities are considered high severity flaws, according to the Lenovo’s writeup of the patches released on Thursday. A spokesperson for Lenovo said that this latest round of BlueBorne patches completed the company’s patching for the bugs.

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