CVE-2012-2980 Details

CVE-2012-2980

Published: 2012-08-21
Last Modified: 2012-08-21
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The Samsung and HTC onTouchEvent method implementation for Android on the T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide, HTC Merge, Sprint EVO Shift 4G, HTC ChaCha, AT&T Status, HTC Desire Z, T-Mobile G2, T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide, and Samsung Galaxy S stores touch coordinates in the dmesg buffer, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted application, as demonstrated by PIN numbers, telephone numbers, and text messages.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 7.1/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 6.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:h:att:status:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:htc:chacha:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:htc:desire:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:htc:merge:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:samsung:galaxy_s:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:sprint:evo_shift_4g:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:t-mobile:g2:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:t-mobile:mytouch_3g_slide:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:h:t-mobile:mytouch_4g_slide:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://www.htc.com/www/help/app-security-fix/
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/251635
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MAPG-8R5LD6

CVE ID
CVE-2012-2980
Published
2012-08-21
Modified
2012-08-21
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-255

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