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CVE-2017-8170 Detail

Current Description

Huawei smart phones with software earlier than VIE-L09C40B360 versions have a buffer overflow vulnerability due to the lack of parameter validation. An attacker tricks a user into installing a malicious APP which has the root privilege; the APP can send a specific parameter to the smart phone, causing the smartphone restart or arbitrary code execution.

Source:  MITRE
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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.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20171025-01-overflow-en Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:huawei:vie-l09_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
vie-l09c40b360
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:huawei:vie-l09:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-8170
NVD Published Date:
11/22/2017
NVD Last Modified:
12/08/2017