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CVE-2015-2908 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** Mobile Devices (aka MDI) C4 OBD-II dongles with firmware 2.x and 3.4.x, as used in Metromile Pulse and other products, do not validate firmware updates, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by specifying an update server. NOTE: the vendor states "This was a flaw for the developer/debugging devices, and was fixed in production version about 3 years ago."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/209512 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/CKIG-9ZAQGX Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
https://www.usenix.org/conference/woot15/workshop-program/presentation/foster

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-345 Insufficient Verification of Data Authenticity NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:mobile_devices:c4_obd-ii_dongle_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2908
NVD Published Date:
08/23/2015
NVD Last Modified:
08/24/2015