CVE-2019-9454

medium
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Description

In the Android kernel in i2c driver there is a possible out of bounds write due to memory corruption. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with System execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation.

References

https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/pixel/2019-09-01

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-09-06

Updated: 2019-09-09

Type: CWE-787

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 0.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:google:android:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
144554RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:5656)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
144280RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:5430)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
143241RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:5206)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
141727Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL7.x x86_64 (20201001)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
141619CentOS 7 : kernel (CESA-2020:4060)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
141057RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:4060)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
141026RHEL 7 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2020:4062)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
136496RHEL 7 : kernel-alt (RHSA-2020:2104)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high