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CVE-2018-1114 Detail

Current Description

It was found that URLResource.getLastModified() in Undertow closes the file descriptors only when they are finalized which can cause file descriptors to exhaust. This leads to a file handler leak.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 2.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2643 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2669 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0877 Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-6956385 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-1114 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://issues.jboss.org/browse/UNDERTOW-1338 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Uncontrolled Resource Consumption (CWE-400)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:undertow:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:virtualization:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:virtualization:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:virtualization_host:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1114
NVD Published Date:
09/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019