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CVE-2013-5933 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the sub_E110 function in init in a certain configuration of Android 2.3.7 on the Motorola Defy XT phone for Republic Wireless allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) by writing a long string to the /dev/socket/init_runit socket that is inconsistent with a certain length value that was previously written to this socket.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://twitter.com/djrbliss/statuses/382632926946402304
https://plus.google.com/110348415484169880343/posts/5ofgPNrSu3J

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
AND
OR
 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:2.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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OR
 cpe:2.3:h:motorola:defy_xt:-:-:-:*:-:-:-:republic_wireless
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-5933
NVD Published Date:
09/25/2013
NVD Last Modified:
09/25/2013