November 18, 2019
Symantec Norton App Lock for Android is prone to a local security-bypass vulnerability. Local attackers can exploit this issue to bypass certain security restrictions to perform unauthorized actions. This may aid in further attacks. Norton App Lock versions prior to 188.8.131.523 are vulnerable.
- Symantec Norton App Lock 184.108.40.206
- Symantec Norton App Lock 220.127.116.11
- Symantec Norton App Lock 18.104.22.168
- Symantec Norton App Lock 22.214.171.124
- Symantec Norton App Lock 126.96.36.199
- Symantec Norton App Lock 188.8.131.52
- Symantec Norton App Lock 184.108.40.2069
- Symantec Norton App Lock 220.127.116.112
- Symantec Norton App Lock 18.104.22.1685
Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Ensure that only trusted users have local, interactive access to affected computers.
Do not allow untrusted users physical access to systems.
Users should not allow unknown or untrusted users to access affected devices.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
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