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TTCSIRT-225.090919: TT-CSIRT Advisory – Android Security Updates

9th September 2019

Google has released a security update stating that it has discovered the following issues with the Android OS:

a) A vulnerability in NVIDIA components could allow for Escalation of Privileges – (CVE-2018-6240).

b) Multiple vulnerabilities in Media framework could allow for Remote Code Execution – (CVE-2019-2176).

Further information on these vulnerabilities and how they can be mitigated can be found on the Android Website at