Samsung A7 permission assignment

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Samsung A7 (unknown version). This vulnerability affects an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a permission assignment vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-732. The product specifies permissions for a security-critical resource in a way that allows that resource to be read or modified by unintended actors. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

The Samsung A7 Android device with a build fingerprint of samsung/a7y17ltexx/a7y17lte:8.0.0/R16NW/A720FXXU7CSC2:user/release-keys contains a pre-installed app with a package name of com.samsung.android.themecenter app (versionCode=7000000, versionName=7.0.0.0) that allows other pre-installed apps to perform app installation via an accessible app component. This capability can be accessed by any pre-installed app on the device which can obtain signatureOrSystem permissions that are required by other other pre-installed apps that exported their capabilities to other pre-installed app.

The weakness was presented 11/14/2019. This vulnerability was named CVE-2019-15435 since 08/22/2019. The exploitation appears to be easy. Local access is required to approach this attack. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

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

See VDB-145770, VDB-145771, VDB-145772 and VDB-145773 for similar entries.

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Class: Permission assignment
CWE: CWE-732 / CWE-275 / CWE-266
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08/22/2019 🔍
11/14/2019 +84 days 🔍
11/15/2019 +1 days 🔍
02/20/2024 +1558 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: samsung.com

Advisory: kryptowire.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2019-15435 (🔍)
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Entryinfo

Created: 11/15/2019 11:10 AM
Updated: 02/20/2024 09:43 AM
Changes: 11/15/2019 11:10 AM (33), 11/15/2019 11:15 AM (17), 02/20/2024 09:43 AM (3)
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