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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:
http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20171108-01-nfc-en

Product Name

Affected Version

Resolved Product and Version

Baggio-L03A

BGO-L03C158B003CUSTC158D001

BGO-L03C158B006CUSTC158D001

BGO-L03C331B009CUSTC331D001

BGO-L03C331B010CUSTC331D001

Successful exploit could make a service crash.
The vulnerability classification has been performed by using the CVSSv3 scoring system(http://www.first.org/cvss/specification-document).
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 http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/report-vulnerabilities.

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

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