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CVE-2013-4359

Impact: Low
Public: 2013-09-11
Bugzilla: 1007678: CVE-2013-4359 proftpd: mod_sftp/mod_sftp_pam invalid pool allocation during kbdint authentication

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in kbdint.c in mod_sftp in ProFTPD 1.3.4d and 1.3.5r3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large response count value in an authentication request, which triggers a large memory allocation.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4359 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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