Bug 1628013 (CVE-2018-16419) - CVE-2018-16419 opensc: Buffer overflow handling responses from Cryptoflex cards in cryptoflex-tool.c:read_public_key()
Summary: CVE-2018-16419 opensc: Buffer overflow handling responses from Cryptoflex car...
Alias: CVE-2018-16419
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: 1628014 1628015 1630205
Blocks: 1622787
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Reported: 2018-09-12 05:35 UTC by Sam Fowler
Modified: 2021-02-16 23:03 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: opensc 0.19.0-rc1
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Last Closed: 2019-08-06 13:19:33 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2019:2154 0 None None None 2019-08-06 12:21:49 UTC

Description Sam Fowler 2018-09-12 05:35:54 UTC
Several buffer overflows when handling responses from a Cryptoflex card in read_public_key in tools/cryptoflex-tool.c in OpenSC before 0.19.0-rc1 could be used by attackers able to supply crafted smartcards to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.

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Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-09-12 05:36:21 UTC
Created opensc tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1628014]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:21:48 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2019:2154 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2154

Comment 5 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-08-06 13:19:33 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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