Vulnerability CVE-2016-9596


Published: 2018-08-16

Description:
libxml2, as used in Red Hat JBoss Core Services and when in recovery mode, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via a crafted XML document. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2016-3627.

Type:

CWE-399

(Resource Management Errors)

Vendor: Redhat
Product: Jboss core services 
Vendor: Xmlsoft
Product: Libxml2 

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1408302

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