Cryptocat 2.0.18 Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability was found in Cryptocat 2.0.18. It has been rated as critical. The impact remains unknown.

The weakness was released 11/01/2012 as cryptocat-2019 as confirmed changelog entry (GIT Repository). It is possible to read the advisory at The public release was coordinated with the project team. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2013-4108 since 06/12/2013. The attack may be initiated remotely. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading to version 2.0.19 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

Entry connected to this vulnerability is available at 145578.




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 8.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.9

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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NVD Base Score: 9.8
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Class: Privilege Escalation
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔍
Status: Not defined

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Threat Intelligenceinfo

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Cryptocat 2.0.19


11/01/2012 🔍
11/01/2012 +0 days 🔍
06/12/2013 +223 days 🔍
07/11/2013 +29 days 🔍
05/18/2021 +2868 days 🔍


Advisory: cryptocat-2019
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2013-4108 (🔍)
OSVDB: 94994

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Created: 07/11/2013 11:00 AM
Updated: 05/18/2021 01:31 PM
Changes: 07/11/2013 11:00 AM (43), 03/19/2019 03:52 PM (1), 05/18/2021 01:26 PM (2), 05/18/2021 01:31 PM (18)
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Committer: olku


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