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CVE-2016-6179 Detail

Current Description

The WiFi driver in Huawei Honor 6 smartphones with software H60-L01 before H60-L01C00B850, H60-L11 before H60-L11C00B850, H60-L21 before H60-L21C00B850, H60-L02 before H60-L02C00B850, H60-L12 before H60-L12C00B850, and H60-L03 before H60-L03C01B850 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) or gain privileges via a crafted application.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.0 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.0


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): High
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: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
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://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20160713-01-smartphone-en Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91773 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l01
Up to (including)
h60-l01c00b850
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l02
Up to (including)
h60-l02c00b850
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l03
Up to (including)
h60-l03c01b850
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l11
Up to (including)
h60-l11c00b850
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l12
Up to (including)
h60-l12c00b850
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:honor_6_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
h60-l21
Up to (including)
h60-l21c00b850
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:huawei:honor_6:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6179
NVD Published Date:
09/07/2016
NVD Last Modified:
05/30/2019