Vigil@nce - Transmission: use after free via variant.c
July 2020 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Debian, Fedora.
Consequences: user access/rights, denial of service on client.
Provenance: internet client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 20/05/2020.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can force the usage of a freed memory area in variant.c of Transmission, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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