Vulnerability identifier: #VU28277
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to a missing permission check in "simulatePackageSuspendBroadcast" of "NotificationManagerService.java" within the System functionality. A local user can create fake system notifications and gain elevated privileges on the target system.
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Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.