CVE-2017-0539 Detail

Current Description

A remote code execution vulnerability in libhevc in Mediaserver could enable an attacker using a specially crafted file to cause memory corruption during media file and data processing. This issue is rated as Critical due to the possibility of remote code execution within the context of the Mediaserver process. Product: Android. Versions: 5.0.2, 5.1.1, 6.0, 6.0.1, 7.0, 7.1.1. Android ID: A-33864300.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97330 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038201
https://android.googlesource.com/platform/external/libhevc/+/1ab5ce7e42feccd49e49752e6f58f9097ac5d254 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-04-01 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-0539
NVD Published Date:
04/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017
Source:
Android (associated with Google Inc. or Open Handset Alliance)