Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2015-8948 First vendor Publication 2016-09-07
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-10-30

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Overall CVSS Score 7.5
Base Score 7.5 Environmental Score 7.5
impact SubScore 3.6 Temporal Score 7.5
Exploitabality Sub Score 3.9
 
Attack Vector Network Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None Availability Impact None
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Detail

idn in GNU libidn before 1.33 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive memory information by reading a zero byte as input, which triggers an out-of-bounds read.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-8948

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 2
Os 3
Os 1
Os 1

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2016-11-15 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-f99c0a8b69.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-09-13 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-2291-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-09-02 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-3658.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-09-02 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-2079-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-25 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-3068-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-24 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2016-1014.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-09 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-610fe5f5f8.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-05 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2016-925.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-03 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-582.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-08-01 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_cb5189eb572f11e6b334002590263bf5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-07-29 Name : The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
File : Slackware_SSA_2016-210-01.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-07-25 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-42514bee97.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92070
CONFIRM http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/libidn.git/commit/?id=570e68886c41c2e765e621...
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3658
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/20/6
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/21/4
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/help-libidn/2016-07/msg00009.html
SUSE http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-08/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-08/msg00098.html
UBUNTU http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3068-1

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