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CVSSv2

CVE-2018-17145

Published: 10/09/2020 Updated: 15/09/2020
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.5 | Impact Score: 3.6 | Exploitability Score: 3.9
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

Bitcoin Core 0.16.x prior to 0.16.2 and Bitcoin Knots 0.16.x prior to 0.16.2 allow remote denial of service via a flood of multiple transaction inv messages with random hashes, aka INVDoS. NOTE: this can also affect other cryptocurrencies, e.g., if they were forked from Bitcoin Core after 2017-11-15.

Vulnerability Trend

Github Repositories

A script to exploit invdos CVE-2018-17145 on any bitcoin based network

invdos A script to exploit invdos CVE-2018-17145 on any bitcoin based network