CVE-2017-11692

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-07-28
CWE:
CWE-617
Bugzilla:
1477074: CVE-2017-11692 yaml-cpp: assertion failure in Token& Scanner::peek function

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The function "Token& Scanner::peek" in scanner.cpp in yaml-cpp 0.5.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and application exit) via a '!2' string.

Find out more about CVE-2017-11692 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 5.9
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-mongodb32-yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-mongodb34-yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-mongodb30upg-yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux rh-mongodb26-yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat Satellite 6 yaml-cpp Affected
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9.0 yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8.0 (Liberty) yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 12 yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11 yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 yaml-cpp Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 7.0 (Kilo) for RHEL 7 yaml-cpp Will not fix

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