Update Urgent Android Update as 36 Security Issues Confirmed—One Already Under Attack


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Mar 13, 2022
If you are an Android user, regardless of your hardware vendor of choice, then pay particular attention to getting the 36 vulnerability-fixing May security update installed as soon as possible. Why the concern? A high-severity vulnerability that was disclosed way back in January and perhaps unsurprisingly is being exploited in the wild, has now been fixed. It's a Linux kernel vulnerability given the name 'Dirty Pipe' by the researcher who uncovered it. Actually, us boring and nerdy security types more formally refer to it as CVE-2022-0847.



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May 26, 2014
I will eventually migrate to iPhone, I am somewhat tired of Android experience and how security is treated by manufacturers.
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Apr 5, 2017
did samsung even get android 12 yet? i thought it was quite delayed usually, but thats great news they have upped their game if so
I've had A12 since backend of last year. Updates roll out each month no issues.

They've definitely got better
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