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CVE-2017-13682 Detail

Current Description

In Symantec Encryption Desktop before SED 10.4.1 MP2HF1, a kernel memory leak is a type of resource leak that can occur when a computer program incorrectly manages memory allocations in such a way that memory which is no longer needed is not released. In object-oriented programming, a memory leak may happen when an object is stored in memory but cannot be accessed by the running code.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/23/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-13682
Original release date:
10/23/2017
Last revised:
11/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
5.7 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
2.1
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Adjacent
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.3 LOW
Vector:
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
4.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Local network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101497 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 101497
https://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20171009_00 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20171009_00

Technical Details

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