Zero-day vulnerability in Google Android

Detection of Error Condition Without Action
CVE-2021-1906

Vulnerability details

Advisory: SB2021052006 - Multiple vulnerabilities in Google Android

Vulnerable component: Google Android

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-1906

CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CWE-ID: -

Description:

The vulnerability allows a local user to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to improper error handling within the Graphics component. A local user can trigger a new GPU address allocation failure and perform a denial of service attack.

Note, the vulnerability is being used in limited targeted attacks.

External links:

https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2021-05-01