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CVE-2019-8998 Detail

Current Description

An information disclosure vulnerability leading to a potential local escalation of privilege in the procfs service (the /proc filesystem) of BlackBerry QNX Software Development Platform version(s) 6.5.0 SP1 and earlier could allow an attacker to potentially gain unauthorized access to a chosen process address space.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.blackberry.com/kb/articleDetail?articleNumber=000057178 Mitigation Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:blackberry:qnx_software_development_platform:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.5.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-8998
NVD Published Date:
07/12/2019
NVD Last Modified:
07/16/2019