Vulnerability CVE-2021-39158


Published: 2021-08-23   Modified: 2021-08-24

Description:
NVCaffe's python required dependencies list used to contain `gfortran`version prior to 0.17.4, entry which does not exist in the repository pypi.org. An attacker could potentially have posted malicious files to pypi.org causing a user to install it within NVCaffe.

Type:

CWE-345

(Insufficient Verification of Data Authenticity)

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.8/10
6.4/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Nvidia -> Nvcaffe 

 References:
https://github.com/NVIDIA/caffe/security/advisories/GHSA-fmpp-8pwg-vwh9

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