CVE-2016-6700

Published on: 11/25/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in libzipfile in Android 4.x before 4.4.4, 5.0.x before 5.0.2, and 5.1.x before 5.1.1 could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as Critical due to the possibility of a local permanent device compromise, which may require reflashing the operating system to repair the device. Android ID: A-30916186.

  • CVE-2016-6700 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google Inc. - Android version Android-4.4.4
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google Inc. - Android version Android-5.0.2
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google Inc. - Android version Android-5.1.1

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 9.3 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Android Security Bulletin—November 2016 | Android Open Source Project Vendor Advisory
source.android.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-11-01.html
Google Android libzipfile CVE-2016-6700 Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94159

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.1.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.3.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.0.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.1.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.2.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.3.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid4.4.3AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
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