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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-2217

Original release date: 05/01/2012
Last revised: 05/14/2012


The HTC IQRD service for Android on the HTC EVO 4G before 4.67.651.3, EVO Design 4G before 2.12.651.5, Shift 4G before 2.77.651.3, EVO 3D before 2.17.651.5, EVO View 4G before 2.23.651.1, Vivid before 3.26.502.56, and Hero does not restrict localhost access to TCP port 2479, which allows remote attackers to (1) send SMS messages, (2) obtain the Network Access Identifier (NAI) and its password, or trigger (3) popup messages or (4) tones via a crafted application that leverages the android.permission.INTERNET permission.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20120421 HTC IQRD Android Permission Leakage (CVE-2012-2217)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.vsecurity.com/resources/advisory/20120420-1/

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:2.32.651.2
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:2.31.651.7
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:2.27.651.6
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:2.27.651.5
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:1.56.651.2
* cpe:/a:htc:hero_software:1.29.651.1
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:hero:-
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_3d_software:2.08.651.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_3d_software:2.08.651.2
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_3d_software:1.13.651.7
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_3d_software:1.11.651.3
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_3d
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_3d:gri40
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:4.54.651.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:4.53.651.1
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:4.24.651.1
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:4.22.651.2
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:3.70.651.1
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:3.30.651.3
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:3.30.651.2
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:3.29.651.5
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:3.26.651.6
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:1.47.651.1
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_4g_software:1.32.651.1
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_4g:gri40
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_4g:-
+ Configuration 4
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_view_4g_software:1.22.651.2 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_view_4g_software:1.22.651.1
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_view_4g:-
+ Configuration 5
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:shift_4g_software:2.76.651.6 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:htc:shift_4g_software:2.75.651.5
* cpe:/a:htc:shift_4g_software:2.75.651.4
* cpe:/a:htc:shift_4g_software:1.17.651.1
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:shift_4g:-
+ Configuration 6
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_design_4g_software:1.19.651.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:htc:evo_design_4g_software:1.19.651.0
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:evo_design_4g:-
+ Configuration 7
+ OR
* cpe:/a:htc:vivid_software:3.26.502 and previous versions
+ OR
* cpe:/h:htc:vivid:-

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Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)