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CVE-2014-6051 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the MallocFrameBuffer function in vncviewer.c in LibVNCServer 0.9.9 and earlier allows remote VNC servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an advertisement for a large screen size, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-October/139654.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-September/139445.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00022.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0113.html Third Party Advisory
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q3/639 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3081 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2014-007.html Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/25/11 Third Party Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinoct2015-2511968.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70093
https://github.com/newsoft/libvncserver/commit/045a044e8ae79db9244593fbce154cdf6e843273 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/10/msg00042.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201507-07
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-36
https://www.kde.org/info/security/advisory-20140923-1.txt Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:6.5.z:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libvncserver:libvncserver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.9.9

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-6051
NVD Published Date:
09/30/2014
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017