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CVE-2017-9779 Detail

Current Description

OCaml compiler allows attackers to have unspecified impact via unknown vectors, a similar issue to CVE-2017-9772 "but with much less impact."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/07/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-9779
Original release date:
09/07/2017
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:L/UI:N/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):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
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
https://caml.inria.fr/mantis/view.php?id=7557 Issue Tracking; Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://caml.inria.fr/mantis/view.php?id=7557
https://sympa.inria.fr/sympa/arc/caml-list/2017-06/msg00094.html Mailing List; Release Notes; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [caml-list] 20170623 OCaml release 4.04.2

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:ocaml:ocaml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 4.04.1

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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