Vulnerability CVE-2018-16999


Published: 2018-09-13

Description:
Netwide Assembler (NASM) 2.14rc15 has an invalid memory write (segmentation fault) in expand_smacro in preproc.c, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted input file.

Type:

CWE-787

Vendor: NASM
Product: Netwide assembler 
Version: 12.14;

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.nasm.us/show_bug.cgi?id=3392508

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