There is an out-of-bounds read and write vulnerability in some products. An unauthenticated attacker crafts malformed message with specific parameter and sends the message to the affected products. Due to insufficient validation of message, which may be exploited to cause the process reboot. (Vulnerability ID: HWPSIRT-2020-03128)
This vulnerability has been assigned a Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-9108.
Huawei has released software updates to fix this vulnerability. This advisory is available at the following link:
Resolved Product and Version
HUAWEI P30 Pro
Versions earlier than 10.1.0.160(C00E160R2P8)
By exploiting this vulnerability, the attacker can cause the process reboot.
The vulnerability classification has been performed by using the CVSSv3 scoring system (http://www.first.org/cvss/specification-document).
Base Score: 5.5 (AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Temporal Score: 5.1 (E:F/RL:O/RC:C)
This vulnerability can be exploited only when the following conditions are present:
The attacker gains access to device.
An unauthenticated attacker crafts malformed message with specific parameter and sends the message to the affected products. Due to insufficient validation of message, which may be exploited to cause the process reboot.
The product that supports automatic update will receive a system update prompt. You can install the update to fix the vulnerability.
This vulnerability was discovered by keenlab.
2020-09-30 V1.0 INITIAL
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