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CVE-2018-17231 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** Telegram Desktop (aka tdesktop) 1.3.14 might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and application exit) via an "Edit color palette" search that triggers an "index out of range" condition. NOTE: this issue is disputed by multiple third parties because the described attack scenario does not cross a privilege boundary.

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://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2018/09/19/8 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-617 Reachable Assertion NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:telegram:telegram_desktop:1.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-17231
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019