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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0176

Original release date: 05/04/2004
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Multiple buffer overflows in Ethereal 0.8.13 to 0.10.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) NetFlow, (2) IGAP, (3) EIGRP, (4) PGM, (5) IrDA, (6) BGP, (7) ISUP, or (8) TCAP dissectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2004:136
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200403-07
External Source: XF
Name: ethereal-multiple-dissectors-bo(15569)
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-511
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/032004.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#659140
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040323 Advisory 03/2004: Multiple (13) Ethereal remote overflows
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 6893
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00013.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#864884
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#591820
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#740188
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#931588
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#119876
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2004:024
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040416 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.015] OpenPKG Security Advisory (ethereal)
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2004:835
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#644886
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040329 LNSA-#2004-0007: Multiple security problems in Ethereal
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10187
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#433596
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#125156
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:887
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:878
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2004:137

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10187
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:878
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:887
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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