Vulnerability CVE-2008-0226


Published: 2008-01-10   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Multiple buffer overflows in yaSSL 1.7.5 and earlier, as used in MySQL and possibly other products, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) the ProcessOldClientHello function in handshake.cpp or (2) "input_buffer& operator>>" in yassl_imp.cpp.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
Multiple vulnerabilities in yaSSL 1.7.5
Luigi Auriemma
11.01.2008

Type:

CWE-119

(Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer)

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.5/10
6.4/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Yassl -> Yassl 
Mysql -> Mysql 
Debian -> Debian linux 
Canonical -> Ubuntu linux 
Apple -> Mac os x 

 References:
http://bugs.mysql.com/33814
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-23.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3531
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1478
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:150
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485810/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485811/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27140
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-588-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0560/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39429
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39431

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