Google Releases November Security Update for Android 13 Devices
Google has released the November 2022 updates, and these include both a new Pixel update and the typical Android 13 security patches.
First and foremost, the new security patches resolve several critical vulnerabilities in the operating system, with Google itself explaining that one of these bugs affects the Framework component in the OS.
As a result, attackers might be able to reach escalation of privilege, Google says.
“The most severe of these issues is a high security vulnerability in the Framework component that could lead to local escalation of privilege with no additional execution privileges needed. The severity assessment is based on the effect that exploiting the vulnerability would possibly have on an affected device, assuming the platform and service mitigations are turned off for development purposes or if successfully bypassed,” Google says.
When it comes to the Pixel update,… (read more)