Google Releases July 2019's Android Security Patch to Fix over 30 Security Flaws
Google has released today the Android Security Patch for July 2019 for all supported Pixel devices to address the latest security issues, fix bugs, and add various improvements.
Consisting of the 2019-07-01 and 2019-07-05 security patch levels, July 2019’s Android Security Patch is here to address a total of 33 security vulnerabilities affecting Android devices, which were discovered in the Android system, framework, library, media framework, as well as Qualcomm components, including closed-source ones. The most critical flaw was discovered in Android’s Media framework.
“The most severe of these issues is a critical security vulnerability in Media framework that could enable a remote attacker using a specially crafted file to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. The severity assessment is based on the effect that exploiting the vulnerability would possibly have on an affected device,” reads the <a href="https://source.android.com/secur… (read more)
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