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Android's February 2020 Update Patches Critical System Vulnerabilities

Wednesday, 5th February 2020

Google this week released the February 2020 set of securityupdates for the Android operating system, which address a total of 25vulnerabilities, including 2 rated critical severity.

Both of these critical flaws were found in Androidís Systemcomponent and both are patched on all devices running the 2020-02-01security patch level.

Tracked as CVE-2020-0022, the first of these bugs is a remotecode execution vulnerability that is considered critical onlyon Android 8.0, 8.1, and 9 devices. On Android 10, it can only lead to adenial-of-service condition, being considered moderate severity. Read More