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CVE-2013-4296

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-09-18
Bugzilla: 1006173: CVE-2013-4296 libvirt: invalid free in remoteDispatchDomainMemoryStats

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The remoteDispatchDomainMemoryStats function in daemon/remote.c in libvirt 0.9.1 through 0.10.1.x, 0.10.2.x before 0.10.2.8, 1.0.x before 1.0.5.6, and 1.1.x before 1.1.2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (uninitialized pointer dereference and crash) via a crafted RPC call.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4296 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.9
Base Metrics: AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Adjacent Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (libvirt) RHSA-2013:1272 September 19, 2013

External References

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Daniel P. Berrange of Red Hat.

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