The Zygote process in Android 4.0.3 and earlier accepts fork requests from processes with arbitrary UIDs, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reboot loop) via a crafted application.
Published 2012-10-07 15:55:01
Updated 2013-08-03 07:37:41
Source Google Inc.
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Vulnerability category: Denial of service

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2011-3918

0.08%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 32 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2011-3918

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
7.8
HIGH AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
10.0
6.9
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2011-3918

  • Assigned by: nvd@nist.gov (Primary)

References for CVE-2011-3918

Products affected by CVE-2011-3918

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