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CVE-2018-9165 Detail

Current Description

The pushdup function in util/decompile.c in libming through 0.4.8 does not recognize the need for ActionPushDuplicate to perform a deep copy when a String is at the top of the stack, making the library vulnerable to a util/decompile.c getName NULL pointer dereference, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted SWF file.

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:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/libming/libming/issues/121 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/04/msg00008.html Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libming:libming:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.4.8


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-9165
NVD Published Date:
04/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
05/15/2018