The company hasn’t found any moderate level CVE for this month, while 2 threats are already fixed with the December 2020 patch and 5 exploits are not applicable for Samsung devices.
Samsung has also released the list of eligible devices that will get monthly/quarterly/other security updates. This month, the company has moved the affordable Galaxy J4 Core smartphone from quarterly security update to other regular updates. You can also check the full report HERE.
Security Bulletin of January 2021 contains the following CVE items:
Already included in previous updates:
Not applicable to Samsung devices:
* Please see Android Security Bulletin for detailed information on Google patches HERE.
- Along with Google patches, Samsung Mobile provides 9 Samsung Vulnerabilities and Exposures (SVE) items described HERE, in order to improve our customer’s confidence on security of Samsung Mobile devices.
- Samsung security index (SSI), found in “Security software version”, SMR January-2021 Release 1 includes all patches from Samsung and Google.
- Some of the SVE items may not be included in this package, in case these items were already included in a previous maintenance release.