VDB-78284 · CVE-2015-6605 · SBV-53247

Google Android up to 5.1.0 Mediaserver denial of service

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Google Android up to 5.1.0 (Smartphone Operating System). Affected by this issue is an unknown part of the component Mediaserver. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-404. The product does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. Impacted is availability. CVE summarizes:

mediaserver in Android before 5.1.1 LMY48T allows attackers to cause a denial of service (process crash) via unspecified vectors, aka internal bugs 20915134 and 23142203, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-7718.

The weakness was shared 10/06/2015 as 20915134 / 23142203 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at groups.google.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2015-6605. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

Upgrading to version 5.1.1 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Vulnerability Center (SBV-53247†).







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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Android 5.1.1


08/21/2015 🔍
10/05/2015 +45 days 🔍
10/06/2015 +1 days 🔍
10/06/2015 +0 days 🔍
10/06/2015 +0 days 🔍
10/07/2015 +1 days 🔍
06/20/2022 +2448 days 🔍


Vendor: google.com

Advisory: 20915134 / 23142203
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2015-6605 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 53247 - Google Android before 5.1.1 LMY48T Remote DoS Vulnerability in Mediaserver - CVE-2015-6605, Medium

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150917


Created: 10/07/2015 10:12 AM
Updated: 06/20/2022 09:07 AM
Changes: 10/07/2015 10:12 AM (51), 02/03/2018 10:34 AM (6), 06/20/2022 09:07 AM (3)
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