Vulnerability CVE-2005-1704


Published: 2005-05-24   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Integer overflow in the Binary File Descriptor (BFD) library for gdb before 6.3, binutils, elfutils, and possibly other packages, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted object file that specifies a large number of section headers, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Type:

CWE-189

(Numeric Errors)

Vendor: GNU
Product: GDB 
Version: 6.3;

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.6/10
6.4/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060703-01-U.asc
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=91398
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=001060
http://secunia.com/advisories/18506
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200505-15.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016544
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-222.pdf
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-015.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-178.htm
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200506-01.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:095
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:215
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-659.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-673.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-709.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-763.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-801.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0354.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0368.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/464745/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13697
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2005/0025/
http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/esx-55052-patch.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1267
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9071
https://usn.ubuntu.com/136-1/

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