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CVE-2006-2754 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in st.c in slurpd for OpenLDAP before 2.3.22 might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long hostname.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/01/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/16/2006)

This issue is not exploitable as the status file is only written to and read by the slurpd process. Therefore this is not a vulnerability that affects Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-17.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:096
http://www.openldap.org/devel/cvsweb.cgi/servers/slurpd/st.c.diff?r1=1.21&r2=1.22&hideattic=1&sortbydate=0&f=h Patch
http://www.openldap.org/devel/cvsweb.cgi/servers/slurpd/st.c?hideattic=1&sortbydate=0#rev1.22 Patch
http://www.openldap.org/software/release/changes.html Patch
http://www.openpkg.org/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2006.008-openldap.html Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436674/100/0/threaded
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1921
https://usn.ubuntu.com/305-1/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2754
NVD Published Date:
06/01/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018