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CVE-2015-8316 Detail

Current Description

Array index error in LightDM (aka Light Display Manager) 1.14.3, 1.16.x before 1.16.6 when the XDMCP server is enabled allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process crash) via an XDMCP request packet with no address.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/11/22/1 Mailing List VDB Entry
https://bugs.launchpad.net/lightdm/+bug/1516831 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1284574 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-129 Improper Validation of Array Index NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.16.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.16.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:lightdm_project:lightdm:1.16.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8316
NVD Published Date:
09/06/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/21/2017