CVE-2020-1702 Detail

Current Description

A malicious container image can consume an unbounded amount of memory when being pulled to a container runtime host, such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux using podman, or OpenShift Container Platform. An attacker can use this flaw to trick a user, with privileges to pull container images, into crashing the process responsible for pulling the image. This flaw affects containers-image versions before 5.2.0.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  3.3 LOW
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1792796 Issue Tracking 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-400 Uncontrolled Resource Consumption Provider acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-1702
NVD Published Date:
05/27/2021
NVD Last Modified:
06/10/2021
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.