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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-6271

Android 4.0 through 4.3 allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and remove device locks via a crafted application that invokes the updateUnlockMethodAndFinish method in the com.android.settings.ChooseLockGeneric class with the PASSWORD_QUALITY_UNSPECIFIED option.
Publish Date : 2013-12-14 Last Update Date : 2013-12-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
8.8
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-6271

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Google Android 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Google Android 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Google Android 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Google Android 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Google Android 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Google Android 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Google Android 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Google Android 4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Google Android 4.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Google Android 4.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Google Android 4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Google Android 11

- References For CVE-2013-6271

https://cureblog.de/2013/11/cve-2013-6271-remove-device-locks-from-android-phone/
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/12/10/android_has_lockbypass_bug/
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029410
SECTRACK 1029410
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Nov/204
FULLDISC 20131127 CVE-2013-6271 Remove Android Device Lock by rouge app

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-6271

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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