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CVE-2007-3381 Detail

Description

The GDM daemon in GNOME Display Manager (GDM) before 2.14.13, 2.16.x before 2.16.7, 2.18.x before 2.18.4, and 2.19.x before 2.19.5 does not properly handle NULL return values from the g_strsplit function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (persistent daemon crash) via a crafted command to the daemon's socket, related to (1) gdm.c and (2) gdmconfig.c in daemon/, and (3) gdmconfig.c and (4) gdmflexiserver.c in gui/.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/07/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 1.5 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 2.7


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.14/gdm-2.14.13.news
http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.16/gdm-2.16.7.changes
http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.18/gdm-2.18.4.news
http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.19/gdm-2.19.5.news
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-11.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:169
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0777.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/475451/30/5550/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25191
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018523
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2781 Vendor Advisory
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1599
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10887

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10887
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10887

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.14.12

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.14.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.16.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.18.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.18.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.18.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.19.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.19.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.19.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:gdm:2.19.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3381
NVD Published Date:
08/07/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018