Vulnerability CVE-2019-16253


Published: 2019-09-25

Description:
The Text-to-speech Engine (aka SamsungTTS) application before 3.0.02.7 and 3.0.00.101 for Android allows a local attacker to escalate privileges, e.g., to system privileges. The Samsung case ID is 101755.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
Samsung Mobile Android SamsungTTS Privilege Escalation
flanker
26.09.2019

Type:

CWE-269

(Improper Privilege Management)

Vendor: Samsung
Product: Text-to-speech 
Version:
3.0.02.5
3.0.02.3
3.0.02.2
3.0.01.8
3.0.00.98
3.0.00.97
3.0.00.94
3.0.00.89
3.0.00.84
3.0.00.80
3.0.00.79
3.0.00.102
3.0.00.100

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154614/Samsung-Mobile-Android-SamsungTTS-Privilege-Escalation.html

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