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CVE-2014-9895 Detail

Description

drivers/media/media-device.c in the Linux kernel before 3.11, as used in Android before 2016-08-05 on Nexus 5 and 7 (2013) devices, does not properly initialize certain data structures, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information via a crafted application, aka Android internal bug 28750150 and Qualcomm internal bug CR570757, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-1739.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=c88e739b1fad662240e99ecbd0bdaac871717987 Issue Tracking  Patch 
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-08-01.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92222
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/c88e739b1fad662240e99ecbd0bdaac871717987 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://source.codeaurora.org/quic/la/kernel/msm/commit/?id=cc4b26575602e492efd986e9a6ffc4278cee53b5 Issue Tracking  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9895
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016
Source:
Android (associated with Google Inc. or Open Handset Alliance)