CVE-2017-5335

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-01-10
CWE:
CWE-400
Bugzilla:
1412235: CVE-2017-5335 gnutls: Out of memory while parsing crafted OpenPGP certificate

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The stream reading functions in lib/opencdk/read-packet.c in GnuTLS before 3.3.26 and 3.5.x before 3.5.8 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-memory error and crash) via a crafted OpenPGP certificate.

Find out more about CVE-2017-5335 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (gnutls) RHSA-2017:0574 2017-03-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (gnutls) RHSA-2017:2292 2017-08-01

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 gnutls Will not fix

Last Modified

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