Vigil@nce - Mozilla NSS: NULL pointer dereference via CERT_DecodeCertPackage
May 2019 by Vigil@nce
SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Fedora, NSS.
Consequences: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 22/03/2019.
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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