OS-MOBILE Google Android Kernel local denial of service attempt
This event is generated when a malicious JAR file containing a denial of service affecting the Google Android Kernel is downloaded.
Denial of Service
A denial of service is present in Google Android Kernel 2.6 where an attempt to write an extremely long filename to an SD card many times will result in a denial of service.
- Google Android Kernel 2.6
Ease of attack
Please follow corporate patch and upgrade procedures. Ensure only trusted sources are used for downloads.
- Cisco Talos Intelligence Group