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CVE-2014-8628 Detail

Current Description

Memory leak in PolarSSL before 1.2.12 and 1.3.x before 1.3.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of crafted X.509 certificates. NOTE: this identifier has been SPLIT per ADT3 due to different affected versions. See CVE-2014-9744 for the ClientHello message issue.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00079.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3116
https://polarssl.org/tech-updates/releases/polarssl-1.2.12-released Vendor Advisory
https://polarssl.org/tech-updates/releases/polarssl-1.3.9-released Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.2.11
 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:polarssl:polarssl:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8628
NVD Published Date:
08/24/2015
NVD Last Modified:
11/03/2017