CVE-2021-39696

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Last Modified on: 08/12/2022 09:20:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

In Task.java, there is a possible escalation of privilege due to a confused deputy. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is needed for exploitation.Product: AndroidVersions: Android-10 Android-11 Android-12Android ID: A-185810717

  • CVE-2021-39696 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Android Security Bulletin—August 2022  |  Android Open Source Project source.android.com
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URL Logo MISC source.android.com/security/bulletin/2022-08-01

Related QID Numbers

  • 610430 Google Android September 2022 Security Patch Missing for Huawei EMUI
  • 610433 Google Android Devices August 2022 Security Patch Missing
  • 610435 Google Android August 2022 Security Patch Missing for Samsung

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid10.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid11.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid12.0AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Social Mentions

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Twitter Icon @CVEreport CVE-2021-39696 : In Task.java, there is a possible escalation of privilege due to a confused deputy.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2022-08-10 20:46:03
Twitter Icon @JohnJasonFallow New vulnerability on the NVD: CVE-2021-39696 ift.tt/E5mWisu 2022-08-10 22:11:43
Reddit Logo Icon /r/k12cybersecurity MS-ISAC CYBERSECURITY ADVISORY - Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Android OS Could Allow for Remote Code Execution - PATCH: NOW 2022-08-02 13:02:10
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