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BlackBerry release June 2018 Android Security Update

BlackBerry has today rolled out the June 2018 Android Security update to BlackBery-branded Android devices.

The Android Security Bulletin contains details of security vulnerabilities affecting Android devices. BlackBerry releases security bulletins to notify users of its Android smartphones about available security fixes.

Google have made two security patches available and, as always, BlackBerry have incorprated the latest patch – June 5, 2018.

The following vulnerabilities have been remediated in this update:

Summary CVE
Elevation of Privilege in Systemserver CVE-2018-9338
Information Disclosure in Systemserver CVE-2018-9340
Remote Code Execution in Media Framework CVE-2018-9341
Remote Code Execution in Media Framework CVE-2018-5146
Information Disclosure in Media Framework CVE-2018-9345
Information Disclosure in Media Framework CVE-2018-9346
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9347
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9348
Remote Code Execution in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9355
Remote Code Execution in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9356
Elevation of Privilege in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9357
Information Disclosure in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9358
Information Disclosure in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9359
Information Disclosure in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9360
Information Disclosure in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9361
Denial of Service in Com.Android.Phone CVE-2018-9362
Elevation of Privilege in Kernel Bluetooth CVE-2018-9363
Elevation of Privilege in Kernel Crypto CVE-2017-17806
Elevation of Privilege in Kernel Keyring CVE-2017-17807
Elevation of Privilege in Kernel USB CVE-2017-17558
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm Diag Driver CVE-2018-5857
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm WLAN CVE-2018-5834
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm WLAN Host CVE-2018-5830
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm GPU Driver CVE-2018-3569
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm WLAN Host CVE-2018-5894
Elevation of Privilege in Packagemanager CVE-2018-9374
Elevation of Privilege in User Dictionary CVE-2018-9375
Information Disclosure in Activitymanager CVE-2018-9377
Information Disclosure in Media Framework CVE-2018-9378
Information Disclosure in Media Framework CVE-2018-9379
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9349
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9350
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9351
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9352
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9353
Denial of Service in Media Framework CVE-2018-9354
Elevation of Privilege in Bluetooth CVE-2018-9380
Elevation of Privilege in Wifi Service CVE-2018-9382
Information Disclosure in Kernel Asn1_decoder CVE-2018-9383
Elevation of Privilege in Kernel Ipv4/ipv6 CVE-2018-9389
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm Diag CVE-2018-5898
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm WLAN CVE-2018-5895
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm WLAN CVE-2017-13078
Information Disclosure in Qualcomm WLAN CVE-2017-13080
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm WLAN CVE-2018-3574
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm Camerav2 CVE-2018-5829
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm Wcd_cpe_core CVE-2018-5897
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm DSP_Services CVE-2018-5893
Elevation of Privilege in Qualcomm DSP_Services CVE-2017-14872

If you own an Android device from BlackBerry and are not seeing the system update message, you can check manually by heading into Settings -> About phone -> System updates and checking manually. Look for the following Android security patch level: June 5, 2018.

Updated software builds may also be available from other retailers or carriers, dependent on their deployment schedules.

 

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