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CVE-2017-2779 Detail

Current Description

An exploitable memory corruption vulnerability exists in the RSRC segment parsing functionality of LabVIEW 2017, LabVIEW 2016, LabVIEW 2015, and LabVIEW 2014. A specially crafted Virtual Instrument (VI) file can cause an attacker controlled looping condition resulting in an arbitrary null write. An attacker controlled VI file can be used to trigger this vulnerability and can potentially result in code execution.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/05/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-2779
Original release date:
09/05/2017
Last revised:
09/13/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
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 unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.ni.com/product-documentation/54099/en/ Mitigation; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.ni.com/product-documentation/54099/en/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100519 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 100519
https://0patch.blogspot.com/2017/09/0patching-rsrc-arbitrary-null-write.html Exploit; Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://0patch.blogspot.com/2017/09/0patching-rsrc-arbitrary-null-write.html
https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0273 Exploit; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source MISC https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0273

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