VDB-96703 · CVE-2017-0441 · BID 96047

Google Android Qualcomm Wi-Fi Driver access control

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A vulnerability was found in Google Android (Smartphone Operating System) (unknown version). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block of the component Qualcomm Wi-Fi Driver. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Qualcomm Wi-Fi driver could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the kernel. This issue is rated as High because it first requires compromising a privileged process. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-32872662. References: QC-CR#1095009.

The bug was discovered 02/06/2017. The weakness was presented 02/08/2017 by Guang Gong with Qihoo 360 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at source.android.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2017-0441 since 11/29/2016. Attacking locally is a requirement. The requirement for exploitation is a single authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 11/12/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 2 days. During that time 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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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
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Local: Yes
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11/29/2016 🔍
02/06/2017 +69 days 🔍
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11/12/2022 +2103 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: google.com

Advisory: source.android.com
Researcher: Guang Gong
Organization: Qihoo 360
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-0441 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1037798
SecurityFocus: 96047 - Google Nexus/ Pixel Products Qualcomm Wi-Fi Driver Multiple Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities
OSVDB: - CVE-2017-0441 - Linux - Privilege Escalation Issue

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

Entryinfo

Created: 02/08/2017 09:10 PM
Updated: 11/12/2022 09:54 AM
Changes: 02/08/2017 09:10 PM (60), 08/14/2020 09:41 AM (8), 11/12/2022 09:54 AM (2)
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