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CVE-2016-6917 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in nvhost_job.c in the NVIDIA video driver for Android, Shield TV before OTA 3.3, Shield Table before OTA 4.4, and Shield Table TK1 before OTA 1.5.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/24/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/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): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4561
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94667 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4276/~/security-bulletin%3A-nvidia-shield-contains-multiple-vulnerabilities-in Vendor Advisory
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-12-01 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:nvidia:shield_tablet_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.3.0
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:nvidia:shield_tablet:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:nvidia:shield_tablet_tk1_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.4.0
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:nvidia:shield_tablet_tk1:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:nvidia:shield_tv_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
3.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:nvidia:shield_tv:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nvidia:video_driver:-:*:*:*:*:android:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:google:nexus_9:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:google:pixel_c:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6917
NVD Published Date:
04/24/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2017