Active Exploitation of High-Severity Vulnerability in Android Devices

Published on 06 Oct 2023

Google has released security updates to address a high-severity vulnerability (CVE-2023-4863) in their Android devices. The vulnerability is reportedly being actively exploited.


Successful exploitation of the heap buffer overflow vulnerability in libwebp could allow a remote attacker to execute an out of bounds memory write via a crafted HTML page.


The vulnerability affects versions Android 10 to 13.


Users and administrators of affected versions are advised to upgrade to the latest version immediately.


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