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S0319 Allwinner

Allwinner is a company that supplies processors used in Android tablets and other devices. A Linux kernel distributed by Allwinner for use on these devices reportedly contained a backdoor. 1

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ID S0319
Version 1.0
Created 17 October 2018
Last Modified 24 October 2022
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mobile T1474 Supply Chain Compromise -
mobile T1474.003 Compromise Software Supply Chain A Linux kernel distributed by Allwinner reportedly contained an simple backdoor that could be used to obtain root access. It was believed to have been left in the kernel by mistake by the authors.1