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CVE-2007-0080 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** Buffer overflow in the SMB_Connect_Server function in FreeRadius 1.1.3 and earlier allows attackers to execute arbitrary code related to the server desthost field of an SMB_Handle_Type instance. NOTE: the impact of this issue has been disputed by a reliable third party and the vendor, who states that exploitation is limited "only to local administrators who have write access to the server configuration files." CVE concurs with the dispute.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/05/2007      View Analysis Description

Evaluator Description

A buffer overflow in the SMB_Connect_Server function in FreeRADIUS 1.1.4 and earlier allows attackers to execute arbitrary code related to the server desthost field of an SMB_Handle_Type instance. This issue can not be exploited remotely, and can only be exploited by administrators who have write access to the server configuration files.

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0080
Original release date:
01/05/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
2.7
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

-- Official Vendor Statement from the FreeRADIUS Server project This issue is not a security vulnerability. The exploit is available only to local administrators who have write access to the server configuration files. As such, this issue has no security impact on any system running FreeRADIUS. -- Official Vendor Statement from the FreeRADIUS Server project

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/05/2007)

Not vulnerable. The affected code is in an optional module that is not shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017463 External Source SECTRACK 1017463
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2007-February/001304.html External Source VIM 20070211 FreeRADIUS dispute of CVE-2007-0080
http://www.freeradius.org/security.html External Source MISC http://www.freeradius.org/security.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/455812/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070103 Re: FreeRadius 1.1.3 SMB_Handle_Type SMB_Connect_Server arbitrary code execution
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/455678/100/0/threaded Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20070102 FreeRadius 1.1.3 SMB_Handle_Type SMB_Connect_Server arbitrary code execution
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31248 External Source XF freeradius-smbconnectserver-bo(31248)

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