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CVE-2018-18310 Detail

Current Description

An invalid memory address dereference was discovered in dwfl_segment_report_module.c in libdwfl in elfutils through v0.174. The vulnerability allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) with a crafted ELF file, as demonstrated by consider_notes.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-06/msg00052.html
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2197
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/02/msg00036.html Third Party Advisory
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=23752 Exploit Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://sourceware.org/ml/elfutils-devel/2018-q4/msg00022.html Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4012-1/

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:elfutils_project:elfutils:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.174

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-18310
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/10/2019