CVE-2016-8479

2017-03-08T01:59:00
ID CVE-2016-8479
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-17T13:18:00

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Qualcomm GPU 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: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31824853. References: QC-CR#1093687.