VDB-90549 · CVE-2014-9901 · BID 92247

Google Android on Nexus 7 2013 Qualcomm Components access control

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Google Android on Nexus 7 2013 (Smartphone Operating System) (the affected version is unknown). This affects an unknown code of the component Qualcomm Components. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-284. The software does not restrict or incorrectly restricts access to a resource from an unauthorized actor. This is going to have an impact on availability.

The weakness was shared 08/01/2016 as Android Security Bulletin - August 2016 as confirmed security bulletin (Website). The advisory is shared at source.android.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2014-9901 since 06/24/2016. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 09/12/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The entries 90455, 90456, 90457 and 90458 are related to this item.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.3

VulDB Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Temp Score: 7.2
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Patch: source.codeaurora.org


06/24/2016 🔍
08/01/2016 +38 days 🔍
08/01/2016 +0 days 🔍
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08/06/2016 +5 days 🔍
09/12/2022 +2228 days 🔍


Vendor: google.com

Advisory: Android Security Bulletin - August 2016
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2014-9901 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 92247 - Google Nexus Qualcomm Wi-Fi Driver CVE-2014-9901 Denial of Service Vulnerability

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150917
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Created: 08/06/2016 02:02 PM
Updated: 09/12/2022 12:03 PM
Changes: 08/06/2016 02:02 PM (53), 03/20/2019 04:44 PM (14), 09/12/2022 12:03 PM (5)
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