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Debian: CVE-2016-8405: linux -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-8405: linux -- security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/12/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/24/2017
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

An information disclosure vulnerability in kernel components including the ION subsystem, Binder, USB driver and networking subsystem could enable a local malicious application to access data outside of its permission levels. This issue is rated as Moderate because it first requires compromising a privileged process. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31651010.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-linux

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