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CVE-2018-14642 Detail

Current Description

An information leak vulnerability was found in Undertow. If all headers are not written out in the first write() call then the code that handles flushing the buffer will always write out the full contents of the writevBuffer buffer, which may contain data from previous requests.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 3.9


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0362 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0364 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0365 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0380 Vendor Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1106
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1107
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1108
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1140
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-14642 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:redhat:undertow:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:virtualization:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-14642
NVD Published Date:
09/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
05/09/2019