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CVE-2005-4746 Detail


Multiple buffer overflows in FreeRADIUS 1.0.3 and 1.0.4 allow remote attackers to cause denial of service (crash) via (1) the rlm_sqlcounter module or (2) unknown vectors "while expanding %t".

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2005

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.8 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the FreeRADIUS packages as distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source DEBIAN DSA-1145 External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:066 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:092 Patch External Source BID 17293

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