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computer vulnerability 28825

Mozilla NSS: NULL pointer dereference via CERT_DecodeCertPackage

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via CERT_DecodeCertPackage() of Mozilla NSS, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: Fedora, NSS.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 22/03/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 1798, FEDORA-2019-481a343318, VIGILANCE-VUL-28825.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via CERT_DecodeCertPackage() of Mozilla NSS, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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