Huawei P9/Honor 6 Video Driver memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Huawei P9 and Honor 6 (Smartphone Operating System) (affected version not known). Affected by this issue is an unknown part of the component Video Driver. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. The software performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 10/12/2016. The weakness was published 04/02/2017 with Qihoo 360 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at huawei.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2016-8759 since 10/18/2016. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 172 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

Similar entries are available at 99201 and 99202.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.4

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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10/18/2016 +6 days 🔍
04/02/2017 +166 days 🔍
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11/24/2022 +2061 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: huawei.com

Advisory: sa-20161012-01
Organization: Qihoo 360
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2016-8759 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 93530 - Multiple Huawei Smart Phones Drivers Stack Buffer Overflow and Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
OSVDB: - CVE-2016-8759 - Huawei - Multiple Products - Buffer Overflow Issue

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Created: 04/03/2017 09:03 AM
Updated: 11/24/2022 02:19 PM
Changes: 04/03/2017 09:03 AM (61), 08/25/2020 08:35 AM (6), 11/24/2022 02:19 PM (4)
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