#VU55598 Race condition in crossbeam-deque

Published: 2021-08-05 | Updated: 2021-10-05

Vulnerability identifier: #VU55598

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 7.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-32810


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Universal components / Libraries / Programming Languages & Components

Vendor: Crossbeam


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to a race condition in the "Stealer::steal", "Stealer::steal_batch" and "Stealer::steal_batch_and_pop" functions. A remote attacker can exploit the race and gain unauthorized access to sensitive information and execute arbitrary code on the system.

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Vulnerable software versions

crossbeam-deque: 0.7.0 - 0.8.0

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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?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

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