Vulnerability CVE-2015-5237


Published: 2017-09-25

Description:
protobuf allows remote authenticated attackers to cause a heap-based buffer overflow.

Type:

CWE-119

(Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.5/10
6.4/10
8/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
Single time
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Google -> Protobuf 

 References:
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/27/2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1256426
https://github.com/google/protobuf/issues/760

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