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CVE-2014-9016 Detail

Current Description

The password hashing API in Drupal 7.x before 7.34 and the Secure Password Hashes (aka phpass) module 6.x-2.x before 6.x-2.1 for Drupal allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a crafted request.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3075
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/20/21
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/20/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/21/1
https://www.drupal.org/node/2378367 Vendor Advisory
https://www.drupal.org/node/2378375 Patch
https://www.drupal.org/SA-CORE-2014-006 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:secure_password_hashes_project:secure_passwords_hashes
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.x-2.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:drupal:drupal
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
7.33


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9016
NVD Published Date:
11/24/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/30/2014