libndp ndp_msg_opt_dnssl_domain memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in libndp (the affected version is unknown). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects the function ndp_msg_opt_dnssl_domain. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-119. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 07/31/2014 by Andrew as Bug 1118583 as not defined bug report (Bugzilla). The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2014-3554 since 05/14/2014. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 77309 (Fedora 20 : libndp-1.4-1.fc20 (2014-8976)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Fedora Local Security Checks.

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 68945), X-Force (94927), Vulnerability Center (SBV-45968) and Tenable (77309).



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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 77309
Nessus Name: Fedora 20 : libndp-1.4-1.fc20 (2014-8976)
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OpenVAS ID: 867773
OpenVAS Name: Fedora Update for libndp FEDORA-2014-8976
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Advisory: Bug 1118583
Researcher: Andrew
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2014-3554 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 68945 - libndp 'ndp_msg_opt_dnssl_domain()' Function Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
X-Force: 94927
Vulnerability Center: 45968 - Libndp Remote Code Execution Vulnerability due to Buffer Overflow, Medium


Created: 03/26/2015 12:07 PM
Updated: 06/05/2017 10:45 AM
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