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Cisco Bug: CSCur36841 - Android: AnyConnect 4.0 requests Location and other unnecessary perms

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Mar 15, 2016

Products (1)

  • Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client

Known Affected Releases

4.0(0) 4.0(1093)

Description (partial)

Symptom:
In AnyConnect 4.0, the Location, Identity, Cloud Push, Wakelock and Bluetooth permissions are requested from Android.  These permission did not end up getting used as part of shipping capabilities and will be removed from a subsequent update.

Conditions:
Install AnyConnect 4.0, additional permissions are requested which are not actually used.
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