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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2019-8955

Tor: memory leak via KIST Cell Scheduler

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via KIST Cell Scheduler of Tor, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 1/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on client.
Attacker's origin: internet server.
Creation date: 03/04/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-8955, openSUSE-SU-2019:1107-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28927.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via KIST Cell Scheduler of Tor, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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