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Security Advisory - DoS Vulnerability in Some Huawei Products

  • SA No:huawei-sa-20171108-01-nfc
  • Initial Release Date: Nov 15, 2017
  • Last Release Date: Nov 15, 2017

Some Huawei products have a DoS vulnerability due to insufficient input validation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending specially crafted NFC messages to the target device. Successful exploit could make a service crash. (Vulnerability ID: HWPSIRT-2017-05081)
This vulnerability has been assigned a Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-15322.
Huawei has released software updates to fix this vulnerability. This advisory is available at the following link:

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Successful exploit could make a service crash.
The vulnerability classification has been performed by using the CVSSv3 scoring system(
Base Score: 4.3 (AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)
Temporal Score: 4.0 (E:F/RL:O/RC:C)
This vulnerability can be exploited only when the following conditions are present:
The attacker gains access to the target device.
Vulnerability details:
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending specially crafted NFC messages to the target device.Successful exploit could make a service crash.

Customers should contact Huawei TAC (Huawei Technical Assistance Center) to request the upgrades. For TAC contact information, please refer to Huawei worldwide website at

This vulnerability was discovered by Huawei internal tester.
2017-11-15 V1.0 INITIAL

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