Vulnerability CVE-2004-0548


Published: 2004-08-06   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the word-list-compress functionality in compress.c for Aspell allow local users to execute arbitrary code via a long entry in the wordlist that is not properly handled when using the (1) "c" compress option or (2) "d" decompress option.

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
GNU -> Aspell 
Gentoo -> Linux 

 References:
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108675120224531&w=2
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200406-14.xml
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2016-2867206.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10497

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