Security Advisory - Memory Leak Vulnerability in Some Huawei FireWall Products

2017-12-13T00:00:00
ID HUAWEI-SA-20171213-02-FIREWALL
Type huawei
Reporter Huawei Technologies
Modified 2017-12-13T00:00:00

Description

Some Huawei FireWall products have a memory leak vulnerability due to memory don't be released when an authenticated attacker execute special commands many times. An attacker could exploit it to cause memory leak, which may further lead to system exceptions.(Vulnerability ID: HWPSIRT-2017-06147) This vulnerability has been assigned a Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-17162. Huawei has released software updates to fix this vulnerability. This advisory is available at the following link: http://www.huawei.com/en/psirt/security-advisories/huawei-sa-20171213-02-firewall-en