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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-3466

Original release date: 06/03/2014
Last revised: 08/22/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the read_server_hello function in lib/gnutls_handshake.c in GnuTLS before 3.1.25, 3.2.x before 3.2.15, and 3.3.x before 3.3.4 allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long session id in a ServerHello message.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59086
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.gnutls.org/security.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21678776
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 58601
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59057
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59021
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2944
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101932
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0815
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 58642
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 58340
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0594.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 58598
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0594
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0595.html
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0767
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59016
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://www.gitorious.org/gnutls/gnutls/commit/688ea6428a432c39203d00acd1af0e7684e5ddfd
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0763
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59838

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