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CVE-2017-17446 Detail

Current Description

The Mem_File_Reader::read_avail function in Data_Reader.cpp in the Game_Music_Emu library (aka game-music-emu) 0.6.1 does not ensure a non-negative size, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/06/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17446
Original release date:
12/06/2017
Last revised:
12/22/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
6.5 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
https://bitbucket.org/mpyne/game-music-emu/issues/14/addresssanitizer-negative-size-param-size Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://bitbucket.org/mpyne/game-music-emu/issues/14/addresssanitizer-negative-size-param-size
https://bugs.debian.org/883691 Issue Tracking External Source MISC https://bugs.debian.org/883691

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