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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-9516

In hid_debug_events_read of drivers/hid/hid-debug.c, there is a possible out of bounds write due to a missing bounds check. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with System execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation. Product: Android Versions: Android kernel Android ID: A-71361580.
Publish Date : 2018-11-06 Last Update Date : 2019-08-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 787

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2019:2029: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20192029 unix
RHSA-2019:2043: kernel-rt security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20192043 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-9516

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Google Android - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3
Debian Debian Linux 2
Google Android 1

- References For CVE-2018-9516

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-3/
UBUNTU USN-3871-3
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-4/
UBUNTU USN-3871-4
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-5/
UBUNTU USN-3871-5
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4308
DEBIAN DSA-4308
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/pixel/2018-09-01 CONFIRM
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-1/
UBUNTU USN-3871-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2029
REDHAT RHSA-2019:2029
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2043
REDHAT RHSA-2019:2043
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/10/msg00003.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20181003 [SECURITY] [DLA 1531-1] linux-4.9 security update

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-9516

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


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