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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2980

The Samsung and HTC onTouchEvent method implementation for Android on the T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide, HTC Merge, Sprint EVO Shift 4G, HTC ChaCha, AT&T Status, HTC Desire Z, T-Mobile G2, T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide, and Samsung Galaxy S stores touch coordinates in the dmesg buffer, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted application, as demonstrated by PIN numbers, telephone numbers, and text messages.
Publish Date : 2012-08-21 Last Update Date : 2012-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 255

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-2980

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware ATT Status - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Hardware HTC Chacha - Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Hardware HTC Desire - Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware HTC Merge - Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Hardware Samsung Galaxy S - Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Hardware Sprint Evo Shift 4g - Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Hardware T-mobile G2 - Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Hardware T-mobile Mytouch 3g Slide - Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Hardware T-mobile Mytouch 4g Slide - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
ATT Status 1
HTC Chacha 1
HTC Desire 1
HTC Merge 1
Samsung Galaxy S 1
Sprint Evo Shift 4g 1
T-mobile G2 1
T-mobile Mytouch 3g Slide 1
T-mobile Mytouch 4g Slide 1

- References For CVE-2012-2980

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2980

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