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CVE-2013-5606 Detail

Current Description

The CERT_VerifyCert function in lib/certhigh/certvfy.c in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) 3.15 before 3.15.3 provides an unexpected return value for an incompatible key-usage certificate when the CERTVerifyLog argument is valid, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted certificate.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/18/2013      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-5606
Original release date:
11/18/2013
Last revised:
11/14/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10761 External Source CONFIRM http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10761
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-12/msg00000.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2013:1807
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-11/msg00080.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1732
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1791.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2013:1791
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1829.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2013:1829
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0041.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0041
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Dec/23 External Source FULLDISC 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201406-19.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-201406-19
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2994 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2994
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-103.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-103.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2015-1972971.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2014-1972956.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2014-1972960.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuoct2014-1972960.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/534161/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20141205 NEW: VMSA-2014-0012 - VMware vSphere product updates address security vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/63737 External Source BID 63737
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2030-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2030-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0012.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0012.html
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=910438 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=910438
https://developer.mozilla.org/docs/NSS/NSS_3.15.3_release_notes External Source CONFIRM https://developer.mozilla.org/docs/NSS/NSS_3.15.3_release_notes
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201504-01

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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