CVE-2016-6725

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:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

A remote code execution vulnerability in the Qualcomm crypto driver in Android before 2016-11-05 could enable a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code within the context of the kernel. This issue is rated as Critical due to the possibility of remote code execution in the context of the kernel. Android ID: A-30515053. References: Qualcomm QC-CR#1050970.

  • CVE-2016-6725 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as - currently rated as CRITICAL severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google Inc. - Android version Kernel-3.10
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google Inc. - Android version Kernel-3.18

CVSS3 Score: 9.8 - CRITICAL

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

CVSS2 Score: 10 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW 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 Nexus Qualcomm Crypto Driver CVE-2016-6725 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94182

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
GoogleAndroidAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: