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CVE-2013-2116 Detail

Current Description

The _gnutls_ciphertext2compressed function in lib/gnutls_cipher.c in GnuTLS 2.12.23 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and crash) via a crafted padding length. NOTE: this might be due to an incorrect fix for CVE-2013-0169.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-06/msg00019.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00003.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0883.html
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/6753
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/6754
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2697
http://www.gnutls.org/security.html#GNUTLS-SA-2013-2
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:171
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1028603
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1843-1
https://gitorious.org/gnutls/gnutls/commit/5164d5a1d57cd0372a5dd074382ca960ca18b27d

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gnutls:2.12.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2116
NVD Published Date:
07/03/2013
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2014