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CVE-2014-8483 Detail


The blowfishECB function in core/cipher.cpp in Quassel IRC 0.10.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a malformed string.

Evaluator Description

CWE-125: Out-of-bounds Read


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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.quassel-irc.org/issues/1314 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00028.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00046.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-03/msg00068.html Third Party Advisory 
http://secunia.com/advisories/61932 Permissions Required  Third Party Advisory 
http://secunia.com/advisories/62035 Permissions Required  Third Party Advisory 
http://secunia.com/advisories/62261 Permissions Required  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3063 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3068 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2401-1 Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/quassel/quassel/commit/8b5ecd226f9208af3074b33d3b7cf5e14f55b138 Issue Tracking  Patch 

Weakness Enumeration

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

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