CVE-2016-3837

Published on: 08/05/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

service/jni/com_android_server_wifi_WifiNative.cpp in Wi-Fi in Android 5.0.x before 5.0.2, 5.1.x before 5.1.1, and 6.x before 2016-08-01 allows attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted application that provides a MAC address with too few characters, aka internal bug 28164077.

  • CVE-2016-3837 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL NONE NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Google Android CVE-2016-3837 Information Disclosure Vulnerability cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 92235
Android Security Bulletin—August 2016 | Android Open Source Project Vendor Advisory
source.android.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-08-01.html
a209ff12ba9617c10550678ff93d01fb72a33399 - platform/frameworks/opt/net/wifi - Git at Google Issue Tracking
Patch
android.googlesource.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM android.googlesource.com/platform/frameworks/opt/net/wifi/+/a209ff12ba9617c10550678ff93d01fb72a33399

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: