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CVE-2013-1621

Impact: Low
Public: 2013-02-04
Bugzilla: 908423: CVE-2013-1621 polarssl: out-of-bounds comparison flaw leads to DoS

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Array index error in the SSL module in PolarSSL before 1.2.5 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service via vectors involving a crafted padding-length value during validation of CBC padding in a TLS session, a different vulnerability than CVE-2013-0169.

Find out more about CVE-2013-1621 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 2.6
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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