• March Security Patch Update Being Pushed To Priv Devices On Rogers, Bell & Telus


    After its initial availability to ShopBlackBerry devices, Priv users on Rogers, Telus & Bell started receiving a 17.2MB update for their beloved Android-powered device this afternoon, updating their device to Build AAE016.

    Did you receive an update to Build AAE016? Notice any changes? Let us know in the comments below!

    Update (03/07/2016):
    The following vulnerabilities have been remediated in this update:

    Summary Description CVE
    Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Mediaserver During media file and data processing of a specially crafted file, a vulnerability in mediaserver could allow an attacker to cause memory corruption and remote code execution as the mediaserver process.
    The affected functionality is provided as a core part of the operating system and there are multiple applications that allow it to be reached with remote content, most notably MMS and browser playback of media.
    CVE-2016-0815
    Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities in libvpx There are multiple vulnerabilities in libvpx that could allow remote code execution in the privileged process mediaserver. CVE-2016-1621
    Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability in Conscrypt An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Conscrypt component can enable a man in the middle to intercept, manipulate, and inject arbitrary content on an encrypted communication leading to remote code execution. CVE-2016-0818
    Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability in Keyring Component An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Kernel Keyring Component can enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the kernel. CVE-2016-0728
    Mitigation Bypass Vulnerability in the Kernel A mitigation bypass vulnerability in the kernel can permit a bypass of security measures in place to increase the difficulty of attackers exploiting the platform. CVE-2016-0821
    Information Disclosure Vulnerability in Kernel An information disclosure vulnerability in the kernel can permit a bypass of security measures in place to increase the difficulty of attackers exploiting the platform. CVE-2016-0823
    Elevation of Privilege Vulnerabilities in Mediaserver Elevation of privilege vulnerabilities in mediaserver can enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of an elevated system application. CVE-2016-0826
    CVE-2016-0827
    Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities in Mediaserver Information disclosure vulnerabilities in mediaserver can permit a bypass of security measures in place to increase the difficulty of attackers exploiting the platform. CVE-2016-0828
    CVE-2016-0829
    Information Disclosure Vulnerability in Telephony An information disclosure vulnerability in the Telephony component could allow an application to access sensitive information. CVE-2016-0831
    Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability in Setup Wizard A vulnerability in the Setup Wizard could enable an attacker who had physical access to the device to gain access to device settings and perform a manual device reset. CVE-2016-0832


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