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Out-of-bounds Write

CVE-2019-20567

Severity High
Score 10/10

Summary

An issue was discovered on Samsung mobile devices with N(7.x), O(8.x), and P(9.0) (Exynos chipsets) software. A up_parm heap overflow leads to code execution in the bootloader. The Samsung ID is SVE-2019-14993 (September 2019).

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  • NETWORK
  • NONE
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CWE-787 - Out-of-Bounds Write

Out-of-bounds write vulnerability is a memory access bug that allows software to write data past the end or before the beginning of the intended buffer. This may result in the corruption of data, a crash, or arbitrary code execution.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published