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CVE-2017-5993 Detail

Current Description

Memory leak in the vrend_renderer_init_blit_ctx function in vrend_blitter.c in virglrenderer before 0.6.0 allows local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host memory consumption) via a large number of VIRGL_CCMD_BLIT commands.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/15/7 Mailing List  Patch 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96275 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1422438 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://cgit.freedesktop.org/virglrenderer/commit/?id=6eb13f7a2dcf391ec9e19b4c2a79e68305f63c22 Patch 
https://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/virglrenderer-devel/2017-February/000145.html Patch  Release Notes 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201707-06

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-772 Missing Release of Resource after Effective Lifetime cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5993
NVD Published Date:
03/15/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019
Source:
MITRE