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Uncontrolled Resource Consumption

CVE-2022-29117

Severity High
Score 7.5/10

Summary

A Denial of Service vulnerability exists in .NET and Visual Studio 3.0.x prior to 3.1.25, 5.0.x prior to 5.0.17 and 6.0.0 prior to 6.0.5. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2022-23267, CVE-2022-29145. This issue also affects the Nuget package `Microsoft.Owin` prior to version 4.2.2.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH

CWE-400 - Uncontrolled resource consumption

An uncontrolled resource allocation attack (also known as resource exhaustion attack) triggers unauthorized overconsumption of the limited resources in an application, such as memory, file system storage, database connection pool entries, and CPU. This may lead to denial of service for valid users and degradation of the application's functionality as well as that of the host operating system.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published