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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.8 7.8
CVE Id CVE-2014-2829
Last Modified 11 Apr 2014 03:45:00
Published 10 Apr 2014 09:55:07
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-2829

Summary

Erlang Solutions MongooseIM through 1.3.1 rev. 2 does not properly restrict the processing of compressed XML elements, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via a crafted XMPP stream, aka an "xmppbomb" attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Erlang-solutions Mongooseim 1.2.1

  • Erlang-solutions Mongooseim 1.2.2

  • Erlang-solutions Mongooseim 1.3.0

  • Erlang-solutions Mongooseim 1.3.1


References

CONFIRM - https://github.com/esl/MongooseIM/commit/586d96cc12ef218243a3466354b4d208b5472a6c

MISC - http://xmpp.org/resources/security-notices/uncontrolled-resource-consumption-with-highly-compressed-xmpp-stanzas/


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:04:54