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CVE-2016-2460 Detail

Current Description

mediaserver in Android 4.x before 4.4.4, 5.0.x before 5.0.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.1, and 6.x before 2016-05-01 does not initialize certain data structures, which allows attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted application, related to IGraphicBufferConsumer.cpp and IGraphicBufferProducer.cpp, aka internal bug 27555981.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-05-01.html Vendor Advisory
https://android.googlesource.com/platform/frameworks/native/+/a30d7d90c4f718e46fb41a99b3d52800e1011b73 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-2460
NVD Published Date:
05/09/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/11/2019