GNUStep Base gdomap denial of service
GNUStep Base is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the attempt to log an error message while handling an invalid request by gdomap. By sending a specially-crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.
|Base Score: ||5
| Access Vector: ||Network
| Access Complexity: ||Low
| Authentication: ||None
| Confidentiality Impact: ||None
| Integrity Impact: ||None
| Availability Impact: ||Partial
|Temporal Score: ||3.7
| Exploitability: ||Unproven
| Remediation Level: ||Official-Fix
| Report Confidence: ||Confirmed
Denial of Service
Refer to GNUStep Web site for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- GNUStep Web site: GNUStep.
- Red Hat Bugzilla ¿ Bug 1089857 : CVE-2014-2980 gnustep-base: incorrect log handling leading to gdomap denial of service.
gdomap Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
Tools/gdomap.c in gdomap in GNUstep Base 1.24.6 and earlier, when run in daemon mode, does not properly handle the file descriptor for the logger, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (abort) via an invalid request.
GNUstep Base gdomap Denial of Service Vulnerability
Apr 22, 2014
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