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CVE-2018-12679 Detail

Current Description

The Serialize.deserialize() method in CoAPthon3 1.0 and 1.0.1 mishandles certain exceptions, leading to a denial of service in applications that use this library (e.g., the standard CoAP server, CoAP client, example collect CoAP server and client) when they receive crafted CoAP messages.

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://github.com/Tanganelli/CoAPthon3/issues/16 Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-502 Deserialization of Untrusted Data NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:coapthon3_project:coapthon3:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:coapthon3_project:coapthon3:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12679
NVD Published Date:
04/02/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019