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CVE-2019-3553 Detail

Current Description

C++ Facebook Thrift servers would not error upon receiving messages declaring containers of sizes larger than the payload. As a result, malicious clients could send short messages which would result in a large memory allocation, potentially leading to denial of service. This issue affects Facebook Thrift prior to v2020.02.03.00.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/facebook/fbthrift/commit/3f156207e8a6583d88999487e954320dc18955e6 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/facebook/fbthrift/commit/c9a903e5902834e95bbd4ab0e9fa53ba0189f351 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.facebook.com/security/advisories/cve-2019-3553 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-770 Allocation of Resources Without Limits or Throttling cwe source acceptance level NIST   Reference acceptance level Facebook, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3553
NVD Published Date:
03/10/2020
NVD Last Modified:
03/11/2020
Source:
Facebook, Inc.