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CVE-2004-0008 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in Gaim 0.74 and earlier, and Ultramagnetic before 0.81, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a directIM packet that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/03/2004

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0008
Original release date:
03/03/2004
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20040201-01-U.asc External Source SGI 20040201-01-U
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20040202-01-U.asc External Source SGI 20040202-01-U
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-01/0994.html External Source FULLDISC 20040126 Advisory 01/2004: 12 x Gaim remote overflows
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000813 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2004:813
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107513690306318&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040126 Advisory 01/2004: 12 x Gaim remote overflows
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107522338611564&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040127 [slackware-security] GAIM security update (SSA:2004-026-01)
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107522432613022&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040127 Ultramagnetic Advisory #001: Multiple vulnerabilities in Gaim code
http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/012004.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MISC http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/012004.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200401-04.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200401-04
http://ultramagnetic.sourceforge.net/advisories/001.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://ultramagnetic.sourceforge.net/advisories/001.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-434 External Source DEBIAN DSA-434
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/779614 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#779614
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:006 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:006
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-032.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:032
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-033.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:033
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-045.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2004:045
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1008850 External Source SECTRACK 1008850
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/14937 External Source XF gaim-directim-bo(14937)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A820 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:820
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9469 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9469

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:820
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:820
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9469
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9469

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