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CVE-2018-16745 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in mgetty before 1.2.1. In fax_notify_mail() in faxrec.c, the mail_to parameter is not sanitized. It could allow a buffer overflow if long untrusted input can reach it.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.x41-dsec.de/lab/advisories/x41-2018-007-mgetty Exploit Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mgetty_project:mgetty:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.2.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-16745
NVD Published Date:
09/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/01/2018