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CVE-2005-3964 Detail

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in libUil (libUil.so) in OpenMotif 2.2.3, and possibly other versions, allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via the (1) diag_issue_diagnostic function in UilDiags.c and (2) open_source_file function in UilSrcSrc.c.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/02/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3964
Original release date:
12/02/2005
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 user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=113349242925897&w=2 External Source FULLDISC 20051201 [xfocus-SD-051202]openMotif-libUil-Multiple_vulnerability
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015303 External Source SECTRACK 1015303
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0272.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0272
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0261.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0261
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/418459/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20051202 [xfocus-SD-051202]openMotif libUil Multiple vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15684 External Source BID 15684
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15686 External Source BID 15686
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2709 External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-2709
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/23388 External Source XF openmotif-diagissuediagnostic-bo(23388)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/23389 External Source XF openmotif-opensourcefile-bo(23389)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9393 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9393

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9393
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9393

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