LG Optimus G E973 4.1.2 JZO54k HiddenMenu Test/User access control
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A vulnerability was found in LG Optimus G E973 4.1.2 JZO54k. It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the file Test/User of the component HiddenMenu. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, and integrity. CVE summarizes:
The LG Hidden Menu component for Android on the LG Optimus G E973 allows physically proximate attackers to execute arbitrary commands by entering USB Debugging mode, using Android Debug Bridge (adb) to establish a USB connection, dialing 3845#*973#, modifying the WLAN Test Wi-Fi Ping Test/User Command tcpdump command string, and pressing the CANCEL button.
The weakness was presented 05/25/2013 by Justin Case with Google Chrome Security Team as not defined mailinglist post (Full-Disclosure). The advisory is shared for download at seclists.org. The public release happened without coordination with the vendor. This vulnerability was named CVE-2013-3666 since 05/24/2013. The attack needs to be approached locally. A single authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and also a public exploit are known. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.
After immediately, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at youtu.be. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
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CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.4
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Researcher: Justin Case
Organization: Google Chrome Security Team
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2013-3666 (🔍)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
EntryCreated: 05/29/2013 11:42 AM
Updated: 04/20/2018 09:14 AM
Changes: (6) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai
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