CVE-2017-0505

2017-03-01T00:00:00
ID ANDROID:CVE-2017-0505
Type android
Reporter salls (@chris_salls) of Shellphish Grill Team, UC Santa Barbara
Modified 2019-07-26T00:00:00

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in MediaTek components, including the M4U driver, sound driver, touchscreen driver, GPU driver, and Command Queue driver, could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of the kernel. 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: N/A. Android ID: A-31822282. References: M-ALPS02992041.