CVE-2018-14624 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability was discovered in 389-ds-base through versions 1.3.7.10, 1.3.8.8 and 1.4.0.16. The lock controlling the error log was not correctly used when re-opening the log file in log__error_emergency(). An attacker could send a flood of modifications to a very large DN, which would cause slapd to crash.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
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
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-05/msg00033.html
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2757 Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-14624 Exploit  Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00037.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://pagure.io/389-ds-base/issue/49937 Exploit  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST   Reference acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-14624
NVD Published Date:
09/06/2018
NVD Last Modified:
05/15/2019
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.