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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-2116

The _gnutls_ciphertext2compressed function in lib/gnutls_cipher.c in GnuTLS 2.12.23 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and crash) via a crafted padding length. NOTE: this might be due to an incorrect fix for CVE-2013-0169.
Publish Date : 2013-07-03 Last Update Date : 2014-03-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2013:0883: gnutls security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23446 unix
ELSA-2013:0883: gnutls security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23487 unix
RHSA-2013:0883: gnutls security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21216 unix
RHSA-2013:0883: gnutls security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130883 unix
VMware vSphere, ESX and ESXi updates to third party libraries oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20782 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-2116

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Gnutls 2.12.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Gnutls 1

- References For CVE-2013-2116

http://secunia.com/advisories/53911
SECUNIA 53911
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0883.html
REDHAT RHSA-2013:0883
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0322
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0320
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-06/msg00019.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2013:1060
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:171
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2013:171
http://www.gnutls.org/security.html#GNUTLS-SA-2013-2 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2697
DEBIAN DSA-2697
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/6754 CONFIRM
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.encryption.gpg.gnutls.devel/6753
http://secunia.com/advisories/57274
SECUNIA 57274
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1843-1
UBUNTU USN-1843-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1028603
SECTRACK 1028603
http://secunia.com/advisories/57260
SECUNIA 57260
https://gitorious.org/gnutls/gnutls/commit/5164d5a1d57cd0372a5dd074382ca960ca18b27d CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-2116

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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