Connman up to 1.40 DNS Proxy forward_dns_reply out-of-bounds read

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Connman up to 1.40. Affected by this issue is the function forward_dns_reply of the component DNS Proxy. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-125. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

An issue was discovered in the DNS proxy in Connman through 1.40. forward_dns_reply mishandles a strnlen call, leading to an out-of-bounds read.

The weakness was released 01/28/2022. The advisory is available at git.kernel.org. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-23097 since 01/11/2022. The attack needs to be initiated within the local network. A simple authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at git.kernel.org.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.4

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.4
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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-125
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Partially

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Recommended: Patch
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Patch: git.kernel.org

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01/11/2022 CVE reserved
01/28/2022 +17 days Advisory disclosed
01/28/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
01/30/2022 +2 days VulDB last update

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Advisory: git.kernel.org
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-23097 (🔒)

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Created: 01/28/2022 07:01 PM
Updated: 01/30/2022 01:42 PM
Changes: (1) source_cve_nvd_summary
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