CVE-2014-2898 Detail

Current Description

wolfSSL CyaSSL before 2.9.4 allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via multiple calls to the CyaSSL_read function which triggers an out-of-bounds read when an error occurs, related to not checking the return code and MAC verification failure.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q2/126 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q2/130 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.wolfssl.com/yaSSL/Blog/Entries/2014/4/11_wolfSSL_Security_Advisory__April_9%2C_2014.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.wolfssl.com/yaSSL/Docs-cyassl-changelog.html Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-2898
NVD Published Date:
01/28/2020
NVD Last Modified:
02/04/2020
Source:
MITRE