CVE-2016-6714

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:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

A remote denial of service vulnerability in Mediaserver in Android 6.x before 2016-11-01 and 7.0 before 2016-11-01 could enable an attacker to use a specially crafted file to cause a device hang or reboot. This issue is rated as High due to the possibility of remote denial of service. Android ID: A-31092462.

  • CVE-2016-6714 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: Google Inc. - Android version Android-6.0
  • Affected Vendor/Software: Google Inc. - Android version Android-6.0.1
  • Affected Vendor/Software: Google Inc. - Android version Android-7.0

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 NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.1 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Google Android Mediaserver Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94137
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

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid7.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid7.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroidAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: