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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-4909

Original release date: 07/29/2014
Last revised: 11/13/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in the tr_bitfieldEnsureNthBitAlloced function in bitfield.c in Transmission before 2.84 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted peer message, which triggers an out-of-bounds write.

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: 60527
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2014-8331
External Source: MISC
Name: http://inertiawar.com/submission.go
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0980
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://trac.transmissionbt.com/wiki/Changes#version-2.84
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=516822
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 108997
External Source: MISC
Name: https://twitter.com/benhawkes/statuses/484378151959539712
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 60108
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 59897
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1118290
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140711 Re: CVE request: transmission peer communication vulnerability
External Source: BID
Name: 68487
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140710 CVE request: transmission peer communication vulnerability
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2988
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-2279-1

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:gentoo:linux
* cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:13.10
* cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::lts
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.83 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.82
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.81
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.80
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.77
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.76
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.75
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.74
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.73
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.72
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.71
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.70
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.61
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.60
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.52
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.51
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.50
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.42
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.41
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.40
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.33
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.32
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.31
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.30
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.22
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.21
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.20
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.13
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.12
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.11
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.10
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.04
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.03
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.02
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.01
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:2.00
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.93
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.92
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.91
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.90
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.83
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.82
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.81
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.80
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.77
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.76
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.75
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.74
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.73
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.72
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.71
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.70
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.61
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.60
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.54
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.53
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.52
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.51
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.50
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.42
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.41
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.40
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.34
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.33
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.32
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.31
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.30
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.22
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.21
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.20
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.2
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.11
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.10
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.06
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.05
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.04
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.03
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.02
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.01
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:1.00
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.96
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.95
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.94
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.93
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.92
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.91
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.90
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.82
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.81
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.80
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.72
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.71
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.70
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.6.1
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.6
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.5
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.4
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.3
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.2
* cpe:/a:transmissionbt:transmission:0.1

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