CVE-2014-0974CVE-2014-0974

Affected configuration(s):

cpe:/a:little_kernel_project:little_kernel_bootloader:-:-:~-~-~android~~:-

Date published: 2014-08-24T21:55:03.087-04:00

Date last modified: 2016-07-13T14:27:25.403-04:00

CVSS Score: 1.9

Principal attack vector: LOCAL

Complexity:  MEDIUM

Reference URL: http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-07-01.html

Summary: The boot_linux_from_mmc function in app/aboot/aboot.c in the Little Kernel (LK) bootloader, as distributed with Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC) Android contributions for MSM devices and other products, does not properly validate a certain address value, which allows attackers to write data to a controllable memory location by leveraging the ability to initiate an attempted boot of an arbitrary image.

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