CVE-2014-4909 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the tr_bitfieldEnsureNthBitAlloced function in bitfield.c in Transmission before 2.84 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted peer message, which triggers an out-of-bounds write.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://inertiawar.com/submission.go Exploit 
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-July/135539.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-08/msg00011.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2988
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/10/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/11/5
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68487
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2279-1
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=516822
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1118290
https://trac.transmissionbt.com/wiki/Changes#version-2.84 Vendor Advisory 
https://twitter.com/benhawkes/statuses/484378151959539712

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4909
NVD Published Date:
07/29/2014
NVD Last Modified:
11/13/2014
Source:
MITRE