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CVE-2016-7988 Detail

Description

On Samsung Galaxy S4 through S7 devices, absence of permissions on the BroadcastReceiver responsible for handling the com.[Samsung].android.intent.action.SET_WIFI intent leads to unsolicited configuration messages being handled by wifi-service.jar within the Android Framework, a subset of SVE-2016-6542.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/31/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.samsungmobile.com/smrupdate.html#SMR-AUG-2016 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94081 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:4.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s4:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s4_mini:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s5:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s6:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s7:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7988
NVD Published Date:
10/31/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2016