Date: 2 November 2021
On 1 November 2021 Android published a Security Bulletin to address vulnerabilities in Android devices.
Android is aware of indications that CVE-2021-1048 may be under limited, targeted exploitation.
The Cyber Centre encourages users and administrators to review the provided web link and apply the necessary updates.
Android Security Bulletin
Note to Readers
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