Threat Encyclopedia

libVNC.LibVNCClient.CoRRE.Buffer.Overflow

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in LibVNCClient.
A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a maliciously crafted RFB response to a client that uses libVNCClient library. At the worst case, successful exploitation may result in remote code execution.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

LibVNCClient prior to commit 7b1ef0ffc4815cab9a96c7278394152bdc89dc4d

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

CVE References

CVE-2018-20020