CVE-2013-7459

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2015-12-15
CWE:
CWE-122
Bugzilla:
1409754: CVE-2013-7459 pycrypto: Heap-buffer overflow in ALGobject structure

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ALGnew function in block_templace.c in Python Cryptography Toolkit (aka pycrypto) allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code as demonstrated by a crafted iv parameter to cryptmsg.py.

Find out more about CVE-2013-7459 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 9.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Virtualization 4 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Storage Console 2 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9.0 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8.0 (Liberty) python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 12.0 python-crypto Not affected
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11.0 (Ocata) python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 3 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Gluster Storage 3 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 7.0 (Kilo) for RHEL 7 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 6.0 (Juno) for RHEL 7 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 python-crypto Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 python-crypto Not affected
Red Hat Ceph Storage 2 python-crypto Will not fix
Red Hat Ceph Storage 1.3 python-crypto Will not fix
RHEV Manager 3 python-crypto Not affected

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