libming 0.4.8 util/decompile.c dcinit resource management

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in libming 0.4.8 (Programming Tool Software). This affects the function dcinit of the file util/decompile.c. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-399. This is going to have an impact on availability. The summary by CVE is:

There is a memory leak triggered in the function dcinit of util/decompile.c in libming 0.4.8, which will lead to a denial of service attack.

The bug was discovered 03/07/2018. The weakness was disclosed 03/08/2018 (Website). The advisory is shared at bugs.debian.org. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2018-7869 since 03/08/2018. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 1 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404
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Remote: Yes

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Sourcesinfo

Advisory: 119
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2018-7869 (🔍)

Entryinfo

Created: 03/09/2018 08:31 AM
Updated: 02/17/2023 03:22 PM
Changes: 03/09/2018 08:31 AM (58), 01/11/2020 03:56 PM (1), 02/17/2023 03:22 PM (3)
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