NULL Pointer Dereference in MELSEC-F Series FX3U-ENET firmware version 1.14 and prior, FX3U-ENET-L firmware version 1.14 and prior and FX3U-ENET-P502 firmware version 1.14 and prior allows a remote unauthenticated attacker to cause a DoS condition in communication by sending specially crafted packets. Control by MELSEC-F series PLC is not affected and system reset is required for recovery.
Published 2021-07-22 12:15:08
Updated 2021-08-02 14:25:16
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Vulnerability category: Memory CorruptionDenial of service

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2021-20596

0.29%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 69 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2021-20596

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
5.0
MEDIUM AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
10.0
2.9
NIST
7.5
HIGH CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
3.9
3.6
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2021-20596

  • A NULL pointer dereference occurs when the application dereferences a pointer that it expects to be valid, but is NULL, typically causing a crash or exit.
    Assigned by: nvd@nist.gov (Primary)

References for CVE-2021-20596

Products affected by CVE-2021-20596

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