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CVE-2014-8566 Detail

Description

The mod_auth_mellon module before 0.8.1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information or cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via unspecified vectors related to a "session overflow" involving "sessions overlapping in memory."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/15/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-1803.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1803.html
https://github.com/UNINETT/mod_auth_mellon/releases/tag/v0.8.1 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://postlister.uninett.no/sympa/arc/modmellon/2014-11/msg00000.html Patch Vendor Advisory

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-2014-8566
NVD Published Date:
11/15/2014
NVD Last Modified:
11/20/2015