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CVE-2019-3855 Detail

Current Description

An integer overflow flaw which could lead to an out of bounds write was discovered in libssh2 before 1.8.1 in the way packets are read from the server. A remote attacker who compromises a SSH server may be able to execute code on the client system when a user connects to the server.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-03/msg00040.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-04/msg00003.html Third Party Advisory
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/152136/Slackware-Security-Advisory-libssh2-Updates.html Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/03/18/3 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/107485 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0679 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1175
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1652
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1791
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1943
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2399
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2019-3855 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/03/msg00032.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/5DK6VO2CEUTAJFYIKWNZKEKYMYR3NO2O/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/6LUNHPW64IGCASZ4JQ2J5KDXNZN53DWW/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/M7IF3LNHOA75O4WZWIHJLIRMA5LJUED3/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/XCWEA5ZCLKRDUK62QVVYMFWLWKOPX3LO/ Third Party Advisory
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Apr/25
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Mar/25 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190327-0005/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.broadcom.com/support/fibre-channel-networking/security-advisories/brocade-security-advisory-2019-767 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4431
https://www.libssh2.org/CVE-2019-3855.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Integer Overflow or Wraparound (CWE-190)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libssh2:libssh2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
1.8.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:netapp:ontap_select_deploy_administration_utility:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3855
NVD Published Date:
03/21/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/14/2019