CVE-2016-6731

2016-11-25T16:59:00
ID CVE-2016-6731
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-11-28T20:34:00

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the NVIDIA GPU driver in Android before 2016-11-05 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. Android ID: A-30906023. References: NVIDIA N-CVE-2016-6731.