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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-5522

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ParseValue function in lexer.c in tidy before 4.9.31 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors involving a command character in an href.
Publish Date : 2015-08-11 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-5522

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Iphone Os 8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Watchos 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Htacg Tidy 4.9.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Iphone Os 1
Apple Mac Os X 1
Apple Watchos 1
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3
Debian Debian Linux 2
Htacg Tidy 1

- References For CVE-2015-5522 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20150714 Re: CVE Request - tidy 0.99 / tidy5 heap-buffer-overflow
SECTRACK 1033703
BID 75037 Tidy 'tmbstr.c' Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2015-07-22
MLIST [oss-security] 20150713 Re: CVE Request - tidy 0.99 / tidy5 heap-buffer-overflow
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-30-3
MLIST [oss-security] 20150604 CVE Request - tidy 0.99 / tidy5 heap-buffer-overflow
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-21-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-5522

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

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