Google Reveals Spyware Vendor's Use of Samsung Phone Zero-Day Exploits


The vulnerabilities�identified as CVE-2021-25337, CVE-2021-25369, and CVE-2021-25370�have been chained together and used against Android phones, but they also affect specially made Samsung components. According to the description of the security flaws, a customised clipboard content provider can read and write arbitrary files.

A�use-after-free bug in the driver for the display processing unit and a kernel information leak. Three Samsung phone vulnerabilities that were used by a spyware vendor while they were still considered zero-day vulnerabilities have been made public thanks to Google Project Zero.

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