CVE-2017-14228

MEDIUM

Description

In Netwide Assembler (NASM) 2.14rc0, there is an illegal address access in the function paste_tokens() in preproc.c, aka a NULL pointer dereference. It will lead to remote denial of service.

References

https://bugzilla.nasm.us/show_bug.cgi?id=3392423

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201903-19

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3694-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-09-09

Updated: 2019-03-28

Type: CWE-476

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM