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CVE-2021-21906 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in how the CMA readfile function of Garrett Metal Detectors iC Module CMA Version 5.0 is used at various locations. The Garrett iC Module exposes an authenticated CLI over TCP port 6877. This interface is used by a secondary GUI client, called “CMA Connect”, to interact with the iC Module on behalf of the user. Every time a user submits a password to the CLI password prompt, the buffer containing their input is passed as the password parameter to the checkPassword function.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.2 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Talos
Base Score:  8.2 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2021-1357 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-121 Stack-based Buffer Overflow Contributor acceptance level Talos  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2021-21906
NVD Published Date:
12/22/2021
NVD Last Modified:
04/28/2022
Source:
Talos