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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-5301

The parse_chunk_header function in libtorrent before 1.1.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) HTTP response or possibly a (2) UPnP broadcast.
Publish Date : 2016-06-30 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-5301

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Arvidn Libtorrent 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opensuse Leap 42.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Arvidn Libtorrent 1
Opensuse Leap 1
Opensuse Opensuse 1

- References For CVE-2016-5301

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-06/msg00079.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1635
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-06/msg00103.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1683
https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/pull/782/files CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91498
BID 91498
https://github.com/arvidn/libtorrent/issues/780 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/05/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20160604 Re: Libtorrent http_parser.cpp denial of service
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-09/msg00043.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2283
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/06/04/9
MLIST [oss-security] 20160604 Libtorrent http_parser.cpp denial of service

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-5301

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


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