CVE-2016-4571 Details

CVE-2016-4571

Published: 2017-02-03
Last Modified: 2019-03-05
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

The mxml_write_node function in mxml-file.c in mxml 2.9, 2.7, and possibly earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via crafted xml file.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 7.1/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 6.9/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1
Severity Medium
Base Score 5.5/10
Exploit Score 1.8/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
Impact Score 3.6/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Scope Unchanged
User Interaction Required
Vector String CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:msweet:mini-xml:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:msweet:mini-xml:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/05/09/16
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/05/11/14
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90315
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1334648
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/01/msg00018.html

CVE ID
CVE-2016-4571
Published
2017-02-03
Modified
2019-03-05
CVSSv2.0
High
CVSSv3.1
Medium
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-399

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