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CVE-2018-1000210 Detail

Current Description

YamlDotNet version 4.3.2 and earlier contains a Insecure Direct Object Reference vulnerability in The default behavior of Deserializer.Deserialize() will deserialize user-controlled types in the line "currentType = Type.GetType(nodeEvent.Tag.Substring(1), throwOnError: false);" and blindly instantiates them. that can result in Code execution in the context of the running process. This attack appear to be exploitable via Victim must parse a specially-crafted YAML file. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 5.0.0.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/13/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/aaubry/YamlDotNet#version-500 Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/aaubry/YamlDotNet/blob/f96b7cc40a0498f8bafdeb49df3aa23aa2c60993/YamlDotNet/Serialization/NodeTypeResolvers/TypeNameInTagNodeTypeResolver.cs#L35 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Deserialization of Untrusted Data (CWE-502)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1000210
NVD Published Date:
07/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
09/11/2018