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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Cryptocat up to 2.0.21. Affected is an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, and integrity.
The weakness was disclosed 11/07/2012 by Mario Heiderich, Krzysztof Koktowicz and Maxim Rupp with Cure53 as confirmed blog post (Website). The advisory is shared for download at blog.crypto.cat. The public release has been coordinated in cooperation with the vendor. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2013-2259 since 02/19/2013. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.
Upgrading to version 2.0.22 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.2
VulDB Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Temp Score: 6.2
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Cryptocat 2.0.22
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02/19/2013 +104 days 🔍
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03/19/2019 +2077 days 🔍
Researcher: Mario Heiderich/Krzysztof Koktowicz/Maxim Rupp
CVE: CVE-2013-2259 (🔍)
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EntryCreated: 07/11/2013 11:06 AM
Updated: 03/19/2019 04:50 PM
Changes: (2) source_cve_assigned vulnerability_cwe
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