CVE-2019-3559 Detail

Current Description

Java Facebook Thrift servers would not error upon receiving messages with containers of fields of unknown type. As a result, malicious clients could send short messages which would take a long time for the server to parse, potentially leading to denial of service. This issue affects Facebook Thrift prior to v2019.02.18.00.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/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/a56346ceacad28bf470017a6bda1d5518d0bd943 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://www.facebook.com/security/advisories/cve-2019-3559 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-834 Excessive Iteration Reference acceptance level Facebook, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3559
NVD Published Date:
05/06/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019
Source:
MITRE