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CVE-2016-2478 Detail

Current Description

mm-video-v4l2/vidc/vdec/src/omx_vdec_msm8974.cpp in 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 2016-06-01 mishandles pointers, which allows attackers to gain privileges via a crafted application, as demonstrated by obtaining Signature or SignatureOrSystem access, aka internal bug 27475409.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
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): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-06-01.html Vendor Advisory
https://android.googlesource.com/platform/hardware/qcom/media/+/f22c2a0f0f9e030c240468d9d18b9297f001bcf0

Technical Details

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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:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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: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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-2478
NVD Published Date:
06/12/2016
NVD Last Modified:
06/13/2016