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CVE-2007-0406 Detail

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in the (1) main function in (a) client.c, and the (2) server_setup and (3) server_client_connect functions in (b) server.c in gxine 0.5.9 and earlier allow local users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or gain privileges via a long HOME environment variable. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/22/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=9655&release_id=476891
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0259
http://xinehq.de/index.php/news?show_category_id=1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31604

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gxine:gxine:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.5.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0406
NVD Published Date:
01/22/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017