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CVE-2014-3698 Detail

Description

The jabber_idn_validate function in jutil.c in the Jabber protocol plugin in libpurple in Pidgin before 2.10.10 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted XMPP message.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/29/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://hg.pidgin.im/pidgin/main/rev/ea46ab68f0dc Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00023.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00037.html
http://pidgin.im/news/security/?id=90 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3055
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2390-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1854

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3698
NVD Published Date:
10/29/2014
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018