CVE-2016-2414

Published on: 04/17/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:15 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

The Minikin library in Android 5.0.x before 5.0.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.1, and 6.x before 2016-04-01 does not properly consider negative size values in font data, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and reboot loop) via a crafted font, aka internal bug 26413177.

  • CVE-2016-2414 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.2 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.9 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
f4785aa1947b8d22d5b19559ef1ca526d98e0e73 - platform/frameworks/minikin - Git at Google android.googlesource.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM android.googlesource.com/platform/frameworks/minikin/+/f4785aa1947b8d22d5b19559ef1ca526d98e0e73
Sign in - Google Accounts web.archive.org
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Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo CONFIRM code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=192618
Nexus Security Bulletin—April 2016 | Android Open Source Project Vendor Advisory
source.android.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-04-02.html
ca8ac8acdad662230ae37998c6c4091bb39402b6 - platform/frameworks/minikin - Git at Google android.googlesource.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM android.googlesource.com/platform/frameworks/minikin/+/ca8ac8acdad662230ae37998c6c4091bb39402b6

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0.1AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: