Bug 1722081 (CVE-2019-10171) - CVE-2019-10171 389-ds-base: Insufficient fix for CVE-2018-14648 denial of service in RHEL-7.5
Summary: CVE-2019-10171 389-ds-base: Insufficient fix for CVE-2018-14648 denial of ser...
Alias: CVE-2019-10171
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1718277
Blocks: 1722087
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2019-06-19 13:18 UTC by Cedric Buissart
Modified: 2020-12-04 16:23 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 389-ds-base
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It was found that the fix for CVE-2018-14648 was incorrectly applied in RHEL 7.5. An attacker would still be able to provoke excessive CPU consumption leading to a denial of service.
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Last Closed: 2019-07-16 14:40:41 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2019:1789 0 None None None 2019-07-16 13:45:07 UTC

Description Cedric Buissart 2019-06-19 13:18:55 UTC
I was found that the fix present in RHEL-7.5 RHSA-2018:3507 for flaw CVE-2018-14648 was not sufficient.

Other RHEL versions are not affected.

Comment 3 Cedric Buissart 2019-06-20 09:30:34 UTC
The CVE was partially fixed, following upstream fix was missing in the original RHEL-7.5 build :

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2019-07-16 13:45:06 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2019:1789 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1789

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-07-16 14:40:41 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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