CVE-2017-0553

Published: 07 April 2017

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in libnl could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the Wi-Fi service. This issue is rated as Moderate because it first requires compromising a privileged process and is mitigated by current platform configurations. Product: Android. Versions: 5.0.2, 5.1.1, 6.0, 6.0.1, 7.0, 7.1.1. Android ID: A-32342065. NOTE: this issue also exists in the upstream libnl before 3.3.0 library.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.0

Status

Package Release Status
libnl
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needed

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.infradead.org/users/tgr/libnl.git/commit/3e18948f17148e6a3c4255bdeaaf01ef6081ceeb
libnl3
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (3.2.27-2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (3.2.29-0ubuntu3)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (3.2.27-1ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (3.2.21-1ubuntu4.1)
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.infradead.org/users/tgr/libnl.git/commit/3e18948f17148e6a3c4255bdeaaf01ef6081ceeb