Attacker Value
Unknown
(0 users assessed)
Exploitability
Unknown
(0 users assessed)
User Interaction
None
Privileges Required
Low
Attack Vector
Local
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CVE-2021-3697

Disclosure Date: July 06, 2022
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Description

A crafted JPEG image may lead the JPEG reader to underflow its data pointer, allowing user-controlled data to be written in heap. To a successful to be performed the attacker needs to perform some triage over the heap layout and craft an image with a malicious format and payload. This vulnerability can lead to data corruption and eventual code execution or secure boot circumvention. This flaw affects grub2 versions prior grub-2.12.

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CVSS V3 Severity and Metrics
Base Score:
7.0 High
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1
Vector:
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
High
Privileges Required (PR):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High

General Information

Vendors

  • gnu,
  • redhat

Products

  • codeready linux builder -,
  • developer tools 1.0,
  • enterprise linux 8.0,
  • enterprise linux 8.1,
  • enterprise linux 8.4,
  • enterprise linux 9.0,
  • enterprise linux eus 8.2,
  • enterprise linux eus 8.4,
  • enterprise linux eus 8.6,
  • enterprise linux eus 9.0,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian 8.0,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian 9.0,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian eus 8.2,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian eus 8.4,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian eus 8.6,
  • enterprise linux for power little endian eus 9.0,
  • enterprise linux server aus 8.2,
  • enterprise linux server aus 8.4,
  • enterprise linux server aus 8.6,
  • enterprise linux server for power little endian update services for sap solutions 8.1,
  • enterprise linux server for power little endian update services for sap solutions 8.2,
  • enterprise linux server for power little endian update services for sap solutions 8.4,
  • enterprise linux server for power little endian update services for sap solutions 8.6,
  • enterprise linux server for power little endian update services for sap solutions 9.0,
  • enterprise linux server tus 8.2,
  • enterprise linux server tus 8.4,
  • enterprise linux server tus 8.6,
  • grub,
  • openshift 3.0,
  • openshift container platform 4.10,
  • openshift container platform 4.6,
  • openshift container platform 4.9

Additional Info

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