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CVE-2016-10749 Detail

Current Description

parse_string in cJSON.c in cJSON before 2016-10-02 has a buffer over-read, as demonstrated by a string that begins with a " character and ends with a \ character.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/DaveGamble/cJSON/commit/94df772485c92866ca417d92137747b2e3b0a917 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/DaveGamble/cJSON/issues/30 Exploit Patch Third Party Advisory
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/11/07/2 Exploit Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:cjson_project:cjson
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
0.0.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-10749
NVD Published Date:
04/29/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2019