Emily-L29C Huawei Security Bypass Restriction Vulnerability

Summary

Emily-L29C Huawei phones versions earlier than 9.0.0.159 (C185E2R1P12T8) have a Factory Reset Protection (FRP) bypass security vulnerability. Before the FRP account is verified and activated during the reset process, the attacker can perform some special operations to bypass the FRP function and obtain the right to use the mobile phone.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Huawei
The original article can be found at: https://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20190305-01-frp-en


Details

Emily-L29C Huawei is prone to a bypass vulnerability. This allow an attacker to bypass detection or blocking system, which could allow malware to pass through the system undetected

Vulnerable Systems:

  • Emily-L29C Huawei 9.0.0.159

    CVE Information:
    CVE-2019-5297

    Disclosure Timeline:
    Publish Date:06/04/2019

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