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CVE-2018-5388 Detail

Current Description

In stroke_socket.c in strongSwan before 5.6.3, a missing packet length check could allow a buffer underflow, which may lead to resource exhaustion and denial of service while reading from the socket.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00077.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-12/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-03/msg00047.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/338343 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104263 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://git.strongswan.org/?p=strongswan.git;a=commitdiff;h=0acd1ab4 Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-16 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3771-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4229 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write NIST  
CWE-124 Buffer Underwrite ('Buffer Underflow') CERT/CC  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:strongswan:strongswan:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
5.6.3

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5388
NVD Published Date:
05/31/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019