Vulnerability CVE-2008-2932


Published: 2008-09-12   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Heap-based buffer overflow in Red Hat adminutil 1.1.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via % (percent) encoded HTTP input to unspecified CGI scripts in Fedora Directory Server. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2008-2929.

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
Redhat -> Adminutil 

 References:
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00449.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00218.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454662
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45203
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31106
http://secunia.com/advisories/31777

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