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Security Advisory - Buffer Overflow Vulnerability in eNSP Software

  • SA No:huawei-sa-20180309-01-ensp
  • Initial Release Date: Mar 09, 2018
  • Last Release Date: Mar 09, 2018

There is a buffer overflow vulnerability in eNSP software. Due to the improper validation of specific command line parameter, a local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the software process abnormal. (Vulnerability ID: HWPSIRT-2017-12012)

This vulnerability has been assigned a Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-17321.

Huawei has released software updates to fix this vulnerability. This advisory is available at the following link:

http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20180309-01-ensp-en


Product Name

Affected Version

Resolved Product and Version

eNSP

Versions earlier than V100R002C00B510

V100R002C00B510


An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the software process abnormal.


The vulnerability classification has been performed by using the CVSSv3 scoring system (http://www.first.org/cvss/specification-document).

Base Score: 3.3 (AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L) 

Temporal Score: 3.1 (E:F/RL:O/RC:C)

This vulnerability can be exploited only when the following conditions are present: 

The attacker could log in to the host where the software is installed. 

Vulnerability details: 

Due to the improper validation of specific command line parameter, a local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the process abnormal.

Customers should contact Huawei TAC (Huawei Technical Assistance Center) to request the upgrades. For TAC contact information, please refer to Huawei worldwide website at http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/report-vulnerabilities.

This vulnerability was reported to Huawei PSIRT by SaifAllah benMassaoud. Huawei would like to thank SaifAllah benMassaoud for working with us and coordinated vulnerability disclosure to protect our customers.
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