MediaTek MT8673 gnss Service out-of-bounds

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A vulnerability has been found in MediaTek MT2713, MT6580, MT6739, MT6761, MT6765, MT6768, MT6779, MT6781, MT6785, MT6789, MT6833, MT6835, MT6853, MT6853T, MT6855, MT6855T, MT6873, MT6877, MT6879, MT6883, MT6885, MT6886, MT6889, MT6895, MT6983, MT6985, MT8168, MT8175, MT8188, MT8195, MT8365, MT8666, MT8667 and MT8673 (Chip Software) and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown processing of the component gnss Service. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a out-of-bounds vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-125. The product reads data past the end, or before the beginning, of the intended buffer. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

In gnss service, there is a possible out of bounds read due to improper input validation. This could lead to local information disclosure with System execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation. Patch ID: ALPS08044040; Issue ID: ALPS08044035.

The weakness was disclosed 09/04/2023 as ALPS08044040. The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2023-32817 since 05/16/2023. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

Applying the patch ALPS08044040 is able to eliminate this problem.






CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.3

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Class: Out-of-bounds
CWE: CWE-125 / CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Patch: ALPS08044040


05/16/2023 CVE reserved
09/04/2023 +111 days Advisory disclosed
09/04/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
09/30/2023 +26 days VulDB entry last update


Advisory: ALPS08044040
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2023-32817 (🔒)


Created: 09/04/2023 07:08 AM
Updated: 09/30/2023 07:29 AM
Changes: 09/04/2023 07:08 AM (41), 09/30/2023 07:29 AM (11)
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