CVE-2014-0019

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2014-01-28
CWE:
CWE-119
Bugzilla:
1057746: CVE-2014-0019 socat: PROXY-CONNECT address overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack-based buffer overflow in socat 1.3.0.0 through 1.7.2.2 and 2.0.0-b1 through 2.0.0-b6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a long server name in the PROXY-CONNECT address in the command line.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0019 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having Low security impact on OpenShift Enterprise, a future update may address this flaw.

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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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2 socat Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 socat Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team.
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