CVE-2016-7988

Published on: 10/31/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:07 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Android from Google contain the following vulnerability:

On Samsung Galaxy S4 through S7 devices, absence of permissions on the BroadcastReceiver responsible for handling the com.[Samsung].android.intent.action.SET_WIFI intent leads to unsolicited configuration messages being handled by wifi-service.jar within the Android Framework, a subset of SVE-2016-6542.

  • CVE-2016-7988 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Samsung Mobile Security Blog Vendor Advisory
security.samsungmobile.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM security.samsungmobile.com/smrupdate.html#SMR-AUG-2016
Samsung Mobile Phones CVE-2016-7988 Denial of Service Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 94081

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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
GoogleAndroid4.4.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0.1AllAllAll
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
GoogleAndroid4.4.4AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.0.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid5.1.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
GoogleAndroid6.0.1AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S4-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S4-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S4 Mini-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S4 Mini-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S5-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S5-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S6-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S6-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S7-AllAllAll
HardwareSamsungGalaxy S7-AllAllAll
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  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:android:4.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
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  • cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s4:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
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  • cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s4_mini:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s4_mini:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s5:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
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  • cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s7:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: