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ANDROID – Elevation Privilege


Advisory ID
RSN-RA-0012


Vulnerability Information

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Broadcom Wi-Fi driver could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the kernel. This issue is rated as Moderate because it first requires compromising a privileged process and is mitigated by current platform configurations. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10. Android ID: A-31707909. References: B-RB#32094.


CVSS Base Score

7.0 High


Release Date

2017-03-07


Solutions

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External Resources

https://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2017-0449

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-0449