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CVE-2014-8889 Detail

Current Description

Dropbox SDK for Android before 1.6.2 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via crafted malware or via a drive-by download attack.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/25/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8889
Original release date:
09/25/2017
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
5.3 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
1.6
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
High
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.6 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130767/Dropbox-SDK-For-Android-Remote-Exploitation.html Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130767/Dropbox-SDK-For-Android-Remote-Exploitation.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Mar/61 Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source FULLDISC 20150311 Vulnerability in the Dropbox SDK for Android (CVE-2014-8889)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/534843/100/1500/threaded Mailing List; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20150311 Vulnerability in the Dropbox SDK for Android (CVE-2014-8889)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73035 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 73035
https://securityintelligence.com/droppedin-remotely-exploitable-vulnerability-in-the-dropbox-sdk-for-android/ Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://securityintelligence.com/droppedin-remotely-exploitable-vulnerability-in-the-dropbox-sdk-for-android/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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