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CVE-2018-10184 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in HAProxy before 1.8.8. The incoming H2 frame length was checked against the max_frame_size setting instead of being checked against the bufsize. The max_frame_size only applies to outgoing traffic and not to incoming, so if a large enough frame size is advertised in the SETTINGS frame, a wrapped frame will be defragmented into a temporary allocated buffer where the second fragment may overflow the heap by up to 16 kB. It is very unlikely that this can be exploited for code execution given that buffers are very short lived and their addresses not realistically predictable in production, but the likelihood of an immediate crash is absolutely certain.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/09/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.haproxy.org/?p=haproxy.git;a=commit;h=3f0e1ec70173593f4c2b3681b26c04a4ed5fc588 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://git.haproxy.org/?p=haproxy-1.8.git;a=commit;h=cd117685f0cff4f2f5577ef6a21eaae96ebd9f28 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1372 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-10184
NVD Published Date:
05/09/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/18/2018