British Airways Entertainment System USB memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in British Airways Entertainment System (affected version not known) and classified as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the component USB Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

The British Airways Entertainment System, as installed on Boeing 777-36N(ER) and possibly other aircraft, does not prevent the USB charging/data-transfer feature from interacting with USB keyboard and mouse devices, which allows physically proximate attackers to conduct unanticipated attacks against Entertainment applications, as demonstrated by using mouse copy-and-paste actions to trigger a Chat buffer overflow or possibly have unspecified other impact.

The bug was discovered 02/22/2019. The weakness was presented 02/22/2019. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2019-9019 since 02/22/2019. The attack needs to be approached locally. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $5k-$25k (estimation calculated on 05/12/2020). This vulnerability has a historic impact due to its background and reception.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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CVE: CVE-2019-9019 (🔍)

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Created: 02/23/2019 07:58 AM
Updated: 05/12/2020 09:54 AM
Changes: (1) vulnerability_discoverydate
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