CVE-2016-3878

NVD - CVE-2016-3878

CVE-2016-3878 Detail

Current Description

decoder/ih264d_api.c in mediaserver in Android 6.x before 2016-09-01 mishandles the case of decoding zero MBs, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device hang or reboot) via a crafted media file, aka internal bug 29493002.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-09-01.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92821
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036763
https://android.googlesource.com/platform/external/libavc/+/7109ce3f8f90a28ca9f0ee6e14f6ac5e414c62cf Issue Tracking  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3878
NVD Published Date:
09/11/2016
NVD Last Modified:
08/12/2017
Source:
MITRE