CVE-2017-5834

MEDIUM

Description

The parse_dict_node function in bplist.c in libplist allows attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds heap read and crash) via a crafted file.

References

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/01/31/6

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/02/4

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96022

https://github.com/libimobiledevice/libplist/issues/89

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-03

Updated: 2017-03-07

Type: CWE-125

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