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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9130

scanner.c in LibYAML 0.1.5 and 0.1.6, as used in the YAML-LibYAML (aka YAML-XS) module for Perl, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and crash) via vectors involving line-wrapping.
Publish Date : 2014-12-08 Last Update Date : 2017-12-08
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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
DSA-3102-1 -- libyaml security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28553 unix
DSA-3103-1 -- libyaml-libyaml-perl security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28301 unix
DSA-3115-1 -- pyyaml security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28648 unix
RHSA-2015:0100: libyaml security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20150100 unix
SUSE-SU-2015:0953-2 -- Security update for perl-YAML-LibYAML (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29055 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-2014-9130

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Pyyaml Libyaml 0.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Pyyaml Libyaml 0.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Pyyaml Libyaml 2

- References For CVE-2014-9130

https://puppet.com/security/cve/cve-2014-9130 CONFIRM
https://bitbucket.org/xi/libyaml/issue/10/wrapped-strings-cause-assert-failure
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/99047
XF libyaml-cve20149130-dos(99047)
https://bitbucket.org/xi/libyaml/commits/2b9156756423e967cfd09a61d125d883fca6f4f2 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/28/8
MLIST [oss-security] 20141128 Re: libyaml / YAML-LibYAML DoS
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2461-2
UBUNTU USN-2461-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2461-1
UBUNTU USN-2461-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71349
BID 71349 LibYAML and Perl YAML-LibYAML Module 'scanner.c' Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-04-26
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/29/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20141129 Re: Re: libyaml / YAML-LibYAML DoS
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:242
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2014:242
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:060
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:060
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/28/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20141128 libyaml / YAML-LibYAML DoS
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3102
DEBIAN DSA-3102
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0260.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0260
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2461-3
UBUNTU USN-2461-3
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3115
DEBIAN DSA-3115
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00078.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0319
http://secunia.com/advisories/62164
SECUNIA 62164
http://secunia.com/advisories/62174
SECUNIA 62174
http://secunia.com/advisories/62176
SECUNIA 62176
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0100.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0100
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0112.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0112
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-04/msg00050.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1067
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0508.html CONFIRM
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2015-0100.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3103
DEBIAN DSA-3103

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9130

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


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