Vulnerability CVE-2016-10277


Published: 2017-05-12

Description:
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Motorola bootloader could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the bootloader. This issue is rated as Critical due to the possibility of a local permanent device compromise, which may require reflashing the operating system to repair the device. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-33840490.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
Motorola Bootloader Kernel Cmdline Injection Secure Boot and Device Locking Bypass
Roee Hay
02.09.2017

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
9.3/10
10/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Linux -> Linux kernel 

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98149
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-05-01
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42601/

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