Integer overflow in SmartMesh ERC20 token

Published: 2018-04-25
Risk High
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2018-10376
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.
Vulnerable software
SmartMesh ERC20 token
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Vendor SmartMesh Foundation Pte. Ltd.

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.

1) Integer overflow

Risk: High

CVSSv3: 9.4 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:L/E:H/RL:U/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-10376

CWE-ID: CWE-190 - Integer Overflow or Wraparound

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to manipulate digital assets.

The vulnerability exists due to integer overflow in a smart contract implementation for SmartMesh (aka SMT) within Ethereum ERC20 token. A remote unauthenticated attacker can increase digital assets via crafted _fee and _value parameter.

Note: the vulnerability was actively exploited in April 2018 and was dubbed "proxyOverflow".


Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

SmartMesh ERC20 token: All versions

CPE External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

Yes. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.