Upstream information

CVE-2018-1000518 at MITRE

Description

aaugustin websockets version 4 contains a CWE-409: Improper Handling of Highly Compressed Data (Data Amplification) vulnerability in Servers and clients, unless configured with compression=None that can result in Denial of Service by memory exhaustion. This attack appear to be exploitable via Sending a specially crafted frame on an established connection. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 5.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having not set severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1099269 [NEW]

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