CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2013-04-28
Bugzilla: 957771: CVE-2013-2298 boinc-client: Multiple stack overflow flaws when parsing XML files


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the XML parser in BOINC 7.x allow attackers to have unspecified impact via a crafted XML file, related to the scheduler.

Find out more about CVE-2013-2298 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: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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