CVE-2020-1722

medium

Description

A flaw was found in all ipa versions 4.x.x through 4.8.0. When sending a very long password (>= 1,000,000 characters) to the server, the password hashing process could exhaust memory and CPU leading to a denial of service and the website becoming unresponsive. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.

References

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2020-1722

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-04-27

Updated: 2020-05-26

Type: CWE-400

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.6

Severity: MEDIUM