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CVE-2017-6430 Detail

Current Description

The compile_tree function in ef_compiler.c in the Etterfilter utility in Ettercap 0.8.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted filter.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3874
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/540223/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96582 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038057
https://github.com/Ettercap/ettercap/issues/782 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/LocutusOfBorg/ettercap/commit/626dc56686f15f2dda13c48f78c2a666cb6d8506 Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ettercap_project:ettercap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.8.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6430
NVD Published Date:
03/15/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018