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CVE-2018-5299 Detail

Current Description

A stack-based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability exists in the web server in Pulse Secure Pulse Connect Secure (PCS) before 8.3R4 and Pulse Policy Secure (PPS) before 5.4R4, leading to memory corruption and possibly remote code execution.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://kb.pulsesecure.net/articles/Pulse_Security_Advisories/SA43604 Patch Vendor 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 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:pulsesecure:pulse_connect_secure
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.3r1
Up to (including)
8.3r3
 cpe:/a:pulsesecure:pulse_policy_secure
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.4r1
Up to (including)
5.4r3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5299
NVD Published Date:
01/16/2018
NVD Last Modified:
02/09/2018