VDB-91422 · CVE-2016-3876 · BID 92819

Google Android prior 6.0/6.0.1/7.0 Settings access control

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Google Android (Smartphone Operating System). Affected is some unknown functionality of the component Settings. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-264. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 09/06/2016 as Android Security Bulletin - September 2016 as confirmed security bulletin (Website). The advisory is available at source.android.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2016-3876 since 03/30/2016. The exploitability is told to be easy. Local access is required to approach this attack. A authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 09/15/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading to version 6.0, 6.0.1 or 7.0 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.6

VulDB Base Score: 6.8
VulDB Temp Score: 6.5
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: Yes
Remote: No

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Android 6.0/6.0.1/7.0


03/30/2016 🔍
09/06/2016 +160 days 🔍
09/06/2016 +0 days 🔍
09/07/2016 +1 days 🔍
09/11/2016 +4 days 🔍
09/11/2016 +0 days 🔍
09/15/2022 +2195 days 🔍


Vendor: google.com

Advisory: Android Security Bulletin - September 2016
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2016-3876 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1036763
SecurityFocus: 92819 - Google Android CVE-2016-3876 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20150917
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Created: 09/11/2016 12:29 PM
Updated: 09/15/2022 12:39 PM
Changes: 09/11/2016 12:29 PM (54), 04/14/2019 06:44 AM (12), 09/15/2022 12:39 PM (4)
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