Govt issued :High-risk alert for Samsung Smartphone users

CERT-(Computer Emergency Response Team) has issued a high-risk warning, known as CERT-In Vulnerability Note CIVN-2023-0360, for Samsung smartphone users. The security issues affecting these Samsung Mobile Which  has Android versions 11, 12, 13, and 14.The Attackers to bypass security of samsung devices and access all the sensitive information, and execute arbitrary code on targeted systems.

They get in to the system in

  • Knox features
  • facial recognition software,
  • authorisation issues with the AR Emoji app, and more.

If successfully exploited, these vulnerabilities could lead to severe consequences, including

  • triggering heap overflow and stack-based buffer overflow,
  • accessing the device SIM PIN,
  • sending a broadcast with elevated privilege,
  • reading sandbox(where apps and data ) data of AR Emoji,
  • bypassing Knox Guard( lock via changing system time,
  • accessing arbitrary files, gaining access to sensitive information,
  • executing arbitrary code, and compromising the targeted system.
Affected Devices :
Galaxy S23 series, Galaxy Flip 5, Galaxy Fold 5, and other Samsung devices running where’s Android versions of 11, 12, 13, and 14 are the devices effects most .

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