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CVE-2016-5080 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the rtxMemHeapAlloc function in asn1rt_a.lib in Objective Systems ASN1C for C/C++ before 7.0.2 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow), on a system running an application compiled by ASN1C, via crafted ASN.1 data.

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:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137970/Objective-Systems-Inc.-ASN1C-For-C-C-Heap-Memory-Corruption.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Jul/65
http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20160721-asn1c
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/790839 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2018-4428296.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/538952/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91836
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036386
https://github.com/programa-stic/security-advisories/tree/master/ObjSys/CVE-2016-5080 Technical Description Third Party Advisory
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-01-01.html
https://www.ncsc.nl/dienstverlening/response-op-dreigingen-en-incidenten/beveiligingsadviezen/NCSC-2016-0650+1.00+Kwetsbaarheid+verholpen+in+ASN1C.html Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:objective_systems:asn1c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
7.0.1


Change History

8 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5080
NVD Published Date:
07/19/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018