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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-14681

An issue was discovered in kwajd_read_headers in mspack/kwajd.c in libmspack before 0.7alpha. Bad KWAJ file header extensions could cause a one or two byte overwrite.
Publish Date : 2018-07-28 Last Update Date : 2019-03-28
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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)
CWE ID 787

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2018:3327: libmspack security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20183327 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-2018-14681

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Cabextract Cabextract 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cabextract Libmspack 0.0.20060920 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Cabextract Libmspack 0.3 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Cabextract Libmspack 0.4 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Cabextract Libmspack 0.5 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Cabextract Libmspack 0.6 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~esm~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Redhat Ansible Tower 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cabextract Cabextract 1
Cabextract Libmspack 5
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 2
Redhat Ansible Tower 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2018-14681
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180806 [SECURITY] [DLA-1460-1] libmspack security update
GENTOO GLSA-201903-20
SECTRACK 1041410
REDHAT RHSA-2018:3327
REDHAT RHSA-2018:3505

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-14681

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

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