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CVE-2017-2816 Detail

Current Description

An exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the tag parsing functionality of LibOFX 0.9.11. A specially crafted OFX file can cause a write out of bounds resulting in a buffer overflow on the stack. An attacker can construct a malicious OFX file to trigger this vulnerability.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100828 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/11/msg00038.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-26
https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0317 Exploit Technical Description Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libofx_project:libofx:0.9.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-2816
NVD Published Date:
09/13/2017
NVD Last Modified:
02/03/2018