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CVE-2013-1962 Detail

Description

The remoteDispatchStoragePoolListAllVolumes function in the storage pool manager in libvirt 1.0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption) via a large number of requests "to list all volumes for the particular pool."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/28/2013

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-1962
Original release date:
05/28/2013
Last revised:
08/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://libvirt.org/git/?p=libvirt.git;a=commit;h=ca697e90d5bd6a6dfb94bfb6d4438bdf9a44b739 External Source CONFIRM http://libvirt.org/git/?p=libvirt.git;a=commit;h=ca697e90d5bd6a6dfb94bfb6d4438bdf9a44b739
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-May/106906.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2013-8635
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-May/106921.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2013-8681
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00022.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:0885
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0831.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2013:0831
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/05/16/9 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20130516 CVE-2013-1962 libvirt: DoS (max count of open files exhaustion) due sockets leak in the storage pool
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/59937 External Source BID 59937
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1028577 External Source SECTRACK 1028577
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1895-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1895-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=953107 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=953107
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/84341 External Source XF libvirt-cve20131962-dos(84341)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2013-May/msg01222.html External Source MLIST [libvir-list] 20130516 [libvirt] [PATCH] daemon: fix leak after listing all volumes

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:libvirt:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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