Moderate severity vulnerability that affects pykmip

2018-12-21T17:46:39
ID GHSA-GFV6-CJ92-G3HX
Type github
Reporter GitHub Advisory Database
Modified 2019-07-03T21:02:05

Description

OpenKMIP PyKMIP version All versions before 0.8.0 contains a CWE 399: Resource Management Errors (similar issue to CVE-2015-5262) vulnerability in PyKMIP server that can result in DOS: the server can be made unavailable by one or more clients opening all of the available sockets. This attack appear to be exploitable via A client or clients open sockets with the server and then never close them. This vulnerability appears to have been fixed in 0.8.0.