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CVE-2018-11615 Detail

Current Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to deny service on vulnerable installations of npm mosca 2.8.1. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the processing of topics. A crafted regular expression can cause the broker to crash. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to deny access to the target system. Was ZDI-CAN-6306.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-18-583 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-185 Incorrect Regular Expression NIST  
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation Zero Day Initiative  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mosca_project:mosca:2.8.1:*:*:*:*:node.js:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-11615
NVD Published Date:
08/30/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019