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CVE-2020-35683 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in HCC Nichestack 3.0. The code that parses ICMP packets relies on an unchecked value of the IP payload size (extracted from the IP header) to compute the ICMP checksum. When the IP payload size is set to be smaller than the size of the IP header, the ICMP checksum computation function may read out of bounds, causing a Denial-of-Service.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://cert-portal.siemens.com/productcert/pdf/ssa-789208.pdf Mitigation  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.forescout.com/blog/new-critical-operational-technology-vulnerabilities-found-on-nichestack/ Mitigation  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.hcc-embedded.com Product 
https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/608209 Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-35683
NVD Published Date:
08/19/2021
NVD Last Modified:
07/12/2022
Source:
MITRE