CVE-2017-5461 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.21.4, 3.22.x through 3.28.x before 3.28.4, 3.29.x before 3.29.5, and 3.30.x before 3.30.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging incorrect base64 operations.


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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


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3831 Patch 
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3872 Patch 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2018-3236628.html Patch 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2017-3236626.html Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98050 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038320 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1100 Patch 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1101 Patch 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1102 Patch 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1103 Patch 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1344380 Issue Tracking  Permissions Required 
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.21.4_release_notes Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.28.4_release_notes Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.29.5_release_notes Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Projects/NSS/NSS_3.30.1_release_notes Release Notes  Vendor Advisory 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201705-04 Third Party Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-10/#CVE-2017-5461 Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-11/#CVE-2017-5461 Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-12/#CVE-2017-5461 Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-13/#CVE-2017-5461 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5461
NVD Published Date:
05/10/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/20/2018
Source:
MITRE