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CVE-2014-3951 Detail

Current Description

The HZ module in the iconv implementation in FreeBSD 10.0 before p6 and NetBSD allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via a crafted argument to the iconv_open function. NOTE: this issue was SPLIT per ADT2 due to different vulnerability types. CVE-2014-5384 is used for the NULL pointer dereference.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://mail-index.netbsd.org/source-changes/2014/06/24/msg055822.html
http://www.freebsd.org/security/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-14:15.iconv.asc Vendor Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030458

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3951
NVD Published Date:
08/21/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/21/2014