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HUAWEI Mate 20 smartphones versions 10.1.0.160 Improper Authentication Vulnerability

Details

The software does not properly restrict certain operation in certain scenario, the attacker should do certain configuration before the user turns on student mode function. Successful exploit could allow the attacker to bypass the limit of student mode function. Affected product versions include: HUAWEI Mate 20 versions Versions earlier than 10.1.0.160(C00E160R3P8).

Vulnerable Systems:

HUAWEI Mate 20 smartphones versions 10.1.0.160

CVE Information:

CVE-2020-9251

Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:7/27/2020

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