Google Android nanopb Local Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability was found in Google Android (Smartphone Operating System) (the affected version is unknown). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the component nanopb. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

In multiple locations of the nanopb library, there is a possible way to corrupt memory when decoding untrusted protobuf files. This could lead to local escalation of privilege,with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation.

The weakness was published 06/16/2022. The advisory is shared for download at source.android.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-20203 since 10/14/2021. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 06/16/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem.

Similar entries are available at VDB-196195, VDB-196196, VDB-196197 and VDB-196198.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Local Privilege Escalation
CWE: Unknown
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Local: Yes
Remote: No

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: google.com

Advisory: source.android.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-20203 (🔍)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150917
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Entryinfo

Created: 06/16/2022 09:40 AM
Changes: 06/16/2022 09:40 AM (38)
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Cache ID: 44:009:40

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