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vulnerability alert CVE-2019-3833

Openwsman: infinite loop via process_connection

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger an infinite loop via process_connection() of Openwsman, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on service.
Attacker's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 19/03/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-3833, FEDORA-2019-348166f7fd, FEDORA-2019-64b384de9b, openSUSE-SU-2019:1111-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:1217-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0654-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0656-1, SUSE-SU-2019:13981-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28771.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger an infinite loop via process_connection() of Openwsman, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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