CVE-2018-9568 Detail

Current Description

In sk_clone_lock of sock.c, there is a possible memory corruption due to type confusion. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation. Product: Android. Versions: Android kernel. Android ID: A-113509306. References: Upstream kernel.


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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:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0512 Third Party Advisory 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0514 Third Party Advisory 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2696
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2730
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2736
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3967
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:4056
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:4159
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:4164
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:4255
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2018-12-01 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3880-1/ Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3880-2/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-704 Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-9568
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2020
Source:
MITRE