CVE-2016-0801

critical
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Description

The Broadcom Wi-Fi driver in the kernel in Android 4.x before 4.4.4, 5.x before 5.1.1 LMY49G, and 6.x before 2016-02-01 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted wireless control message packets, aka internal bug 25662029.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00000.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00001.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00004.html

http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-02-01.html

http://www.arubanetworks.com/assets/alert/ARUBA-PSA-2016-004.txt

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035353

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/11/msg00015.html

https://support.apple.com/HT206166

https://support.apple.com/HT206167

https://support.apple.com/HT206168

https://support.apple.com/HT206169

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/39801/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-02-07

Updated: 2019-03-08

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 8.3

Vector: AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 6.5

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
140945EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.6.0 : linux-firmware (EulerOS-SA-2020-1997)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
118888Debian DLA-1573-1 : firmware-nonfree security update (KRACK)NessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
105855Fedora 27 : linux-firmware (2017-355ac8a91a)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
105133Fedora 26 : linux-firmware (2017-a253644369)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
9336Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
critical
9327Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
9331Apple iOS < 9.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
90309Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
critical
90118Apple iOS < 9.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
90096Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical