CVE-2019-0865

MEDIUM

Description

A denial of service vulnerability exists when SymCrypt improperly handles a specially crafted digital signature.An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by creating a specially crafted connection or message.The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting the way SymCrypt handles digital signatures., aka 'SymCrypt Denial of Service Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0865

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-07-15

Updated: 2019-07-22

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH