Google Android 13.0 WiFi Setting exposure of resource

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Google Android 13.0 (Smartphone Operating System). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part of the file of the component WiFi Setting Handler. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-668. The product exposes a resource to the wrong control sphere, providing unintended actors with inappropriate access to the resource. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

In multiple locations of, there is a possible limited lockscreen bypass due to a logic error in the code. This could lead to local escalation of privilege in wifi settings with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation.Product: AndroidVersions: Android-13Android ID: A-231583603

The weakness was disclosed 12/16/2022 as A-231583603. The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2022-20529 since 10/14/2021. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 01/13/2023). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem.

The entries VDB-216132, VDB-216133, VDB-216134 and VDB-216135 are pretty similar.







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Class: Exposure of resource
CWE: CWE-668 / CWE-200 / CWE-284

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10/14/2021 🔍
12/16/2022 +428 days 🔍
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01/13/2023 +28 days 🔍



Advisory: A-231583603
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-20529 (🔍)
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Created: 12/16/2022 09:01 PM
Updated: 01/13/2023 08:02 PM
Changes: 12/16/2022 09:01 PM (41), 01/13/2023 08:02 PM (12)
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