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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-0438

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Qualcomm Wi-Fi driver could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the kernel. This issue is rated as High because it first requires compromising a privileged process. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-32402604. References: QC-CR#1092497.
Publish Date : 2017-02-08 Last Update Date : 2017-07-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.6
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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-0438

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Google Android 7.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 3.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Google Android 1
Linux Linux Kernel 2

- References For CVE-2017-0438

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037798
SECTRACK 1037798
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-02-01.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96047
BID 96047 Google Nexus/ Pixel Products Qualcomm Wi-Fi Driver Multiple Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2017-02-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-0438

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


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