CVE-2017-12117

2018-01-19T22:29:00
ID CVE-2017-12117
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-03T00:03:00

Description

An exploitable improper authorization vulnerability exists in miner_start API of cpp-ethereum's JSON-RPC (commit 4e1015743b95821849d001618a7ce82c7c073768). A JSON request can cause an access to the restricted functionality resulting in authorization bypass. An attacker can send JSON to trigger this vulnerability.