VDB-88904 · CVE-2014-9783 · BID 91628

Google Android prior 2016-07-05 on Nexus 7 2013 Qualcomm msm_cci.c access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Google Android on Nexus 7 2013 (Smartphone Operating System). Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the file drivers/media/platform/msm/camera_v2/sensor/cci/msm_cci.c of the component Qualcomm. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was shared 07/06/2016 as Android Security Bulletin - July 2016 as confirmed security bulletin (Website). The advisory is shared for download at source.android.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2014-9783 since 05/31/2016. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack needs to be approached locally. A simple authentication is needed for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 09/01/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

Upgrading to version 2016-07-05 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The entries 88897, 88898, 88899 and 88900 are related to this item.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.6

VulDB Base Score: 7.8
VulDB Temp Score: 7.5
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Android 2016-07-05
Patch: source.codeaurora.org


05/31/2016 🔍
07/06/2016 +36 days 🔍
07/06/2016 +0 days 🔍
07/07/2016 +1 days 🔍
07/10/2016 +3 days 🔍
07/11/2016 +1 days 🔍
09/01/2022 +2243 days 🔍


Vendor: google.com

Advisory: Android Security Bulletin - July 2016
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2014-9783 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 91628 - Google Nexus Qualcomm Components Multiple Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150917
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Created: 07/11/2016 10:59 AM
Updated: 09/01/2022 10:05 AM
Changes: 07/11/2016 10:59 AM (57), 02/21/2019 01:14 PM (13), 09/01/2022 10:05 AM (3)
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