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CVE-2018-8754 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** The libevt_record_values_read_event() function in libevt_record_values.c in libevt before 2018-03-17 does not properly check for out-of-bounds values of user SID data size, strings size, or data size. NOTE: the vendor has disputed this as described in libyal/libevt issue 5 on GitHub.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from libevt (07/11/2018)

For a project specific advisory see: https://github.com/libyal/libevt/issues/5.

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/libyal/libevt/commit/444ca3ce7853538c577e0ec3f6146d2d65780734 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4160 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libevt_project:libevt:2017-01-20:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-8754
NVD Published Date:
03/17/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/31/2018