Android updates for January 2023 patch multiple vulnerabilities
Google published the Android Security Bulletin for January 2023 with patches for multiple vulnerabilities, including 8 security vulnerabilities that are rated critical.
A total of 19 issues were patched with the first part of security updates – the 2023-01-01 security patch level. The vulnerabilities were patched in Framework, System and Google Play system components. These include 16 elevation of privilege flaws and three denial of service issues.
The second part of January 2023 set of patches arrives on devices as the 2023-01-05 security patch level and includes fixes for a total of 40 vulnerabilities in Kernel, Imagination Technologies, MediaTek, Unisoc and Qualcomm components.
Google also announced patches for Pixel devices that address multiple security vulnerabilities in Pixel and Qualcomm components.