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CVE-2013-4391 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the valid_user_field function in journal/journald-native.c in systemd allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large journal data field, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=725357
http://cgit.freedesktop.org/systemd/systemd/commit/?id=505b6a61c22d5565e9308045c7b9bf79f7d0517e Exploit Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2777
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/10/01/9
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=859051 Patch
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-34

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ubuntu_developers:systemd:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-4391
NVD Published Date:
10/28/2013
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017