CVE Database

CVE-2013-4297

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-09-03
Bugzilla: 1006505: CVE-2013-4297 libvirt: invalid free in virFileNBDDeviceAssociate

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The virFileNBDDeviceAssociate function in util/virfile.c in libvirt 1.1.2 and earlier allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (uninitialized pointer dereference and crash) via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4297 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Not vulnerable.
This issue did not affect the versions of libvirt package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

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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