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CVE-2018-11055 Detail

Current Description

RSA BSAFE Micro Edition Suite, versions prior to 4.0.11 (in 4.0.x) and prior to 4.1.6.1 (in 4.1.x), contains an Improper Clearing of Heap Memory Before Release ('Heap Inspection') vulnerability. Decoded PKCS #12 data in heap memory is not zeroized by MES before releasing the memory internally and a malicious local user could gain access to the unauthorized data by doing heap inspection.

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:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Dell
Base Score: 4.4 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2018/Aug/46 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujan2020.html
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2019-5072835.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-404 Improper Resource Shutdown or Release NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:emc:rsa_bsafe:*:*:*:*:micro_edition_suite:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.0.0
Up to (excluding)
4.0.11
 cpe:2.3:a:emc:rsa_bsafe:*:*:*:*:micro_edition_suite:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.1.0
Up to (excluding)
4.1.6.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-11055
NVD Published Date:
08/31/2018
NVD Last Modified:
07/23/2019