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CVE-2017-17173 Detail

Description

Due to insufficient parameters verification GPU driver of Mate 9 Pro Huawei smart phones with the versions before LON-AL00B 8.0.0.356(C00) has an arbitrary memory free vulnerability. An attacker can tricks a user into installing a malicious application on the smart phone, and send given parameter to driver to release special kernel memory resource. Successful exploit may result in phone crash or arbitrary code execution.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/14/2018

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http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20180613-02-smartphone-en

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17173
NVD Published Date:
06/14/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/14/2018