CVE-2016-3938

NVD - CVE-2016-3938

CVE-2016-3938 Detail

Current Description

drivers/video/msm/mdss/mdss_mdp_overlay.c in the Qualcomm video driver in Android before 2016-10-05 on Nexus 5X, Nexus 6, Nexus 6P, and Android One devices allows attackers to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka Android internal bug 30019716 and Qualcomm internal bug CR 1049232.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-10-01.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93336
https://source.codeaurora.org/quic/la/kernel/msm-3.18/commit/?id=467c81f9736b1ebc8d4ba70f9221bba02425ca10 Mitigation  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3938
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016
Source:
MITRE