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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      Last Modified:  06/01/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2754
Original release date:
06/01/2006
Last revised:
03/07/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
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 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 Type Source Name
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-17.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200606-17
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:096 External Source MANDRIVA 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 External Source CONFIRM http://www.openldap.org/devel/cvsweb.cgi/servers/slurpd/st.c.diff?r1=1.21&r2=1.22&hideattic=1&sortbydate=0&f=h
http://www.openldap.org/devel/cvsweb.cgi/servers/slurpd/st.c?hideattic=1&sortbydate=0#rev1.22 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.openldap.org/devel/cvsweb.cgi/servers/slurpd/st.c?hideattic=1&sortbydate=0#rev1.22
http://www.openldap.org/software/release/changes.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.openldap.org/software/release/changes.html
http://www.openpkg.org/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2006.008-openldap.html Patch External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.008
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436674/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060609 rPSA-2006-0099-1 openldap openldap-clients openldap-servers
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-305-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-305-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1921 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-1921

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