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CVE-2007-0062 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the ISC dhcpd 3.0.x before 3.0.7 and 3.1.x before 3.1.1; and the DHCP server in EMC VMware Workstation before 5.5.5 Build 56455 and 6.x before 6.0.1 Build 55017, Player before 1.0.5 Build 56455 and Player 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, ACE before 1.0.3 Build 54075 and ACE 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, and Server before 1.0.4 Build 56528; allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or execute arbitrary code via a malformed DHCP packet with a large dhcp-max-message-size that triggers a stack-based buffer overflow, related to servers configured to send many DHCP options to clients.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/21/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0062
Original release date:
09/21/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/03/2008)

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. The risks associated with fixing this bug are greater than the low severity security risk. We therefore currently have no plans to fix this flaw in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-0062

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=227135 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=227135
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html External Source FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00000.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:005
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-23.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-23
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-05.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200808-05
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0041 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0041
http://www.iss.net/threats/275.html Patch External Source ISS 20070919 VMWare DHCP Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:153 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:153
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/501759/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20090312 rPSA-2009-0041-1 dhclient dhcp libdhcp4client
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25729 Patch External Source BID 25729
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018717 External Source SECTRACK 1018717
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-543-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-543-1
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=339561 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=339561
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33102 External Source XF dhcp-param-overflow(33102)

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