Huawei Mate 20X Permission Issues Vulnerability

Summary

A successful exploit could allow the attacker to bypass the FRP protection.

Credit:

The information has been provided by Huawei

The original article can be found at:

http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20190626-01-frp-en


Details

There is a Factory Reset Protection (FRP) bypass vulnerability on several smartphones. The system does not sufficiently verify the permission, an attacker could do a certain operation on certain step of setup wizard. Successful exploit could allow the attacker bypass the FRP protection.

Vulnerable Systems:

Mate 20 X

Mate 20 

Honor Magic 2

CVE Information:

CVE-2019-5220

Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:07/16/2019