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CVE-2007-3999 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the svcauth_gss_validate function in lib/rpc/svc_auth_gss.c in the RPCSEC_GSS RPC library (librpcsecgss) in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) 1.4 through 1.6.2, as used by the Kerberos administration daemon (kadmind) and some third-party applications that use krb5, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and probably execute arbitrary code via a long string in an RPC message.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/05/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00002.html
http://lists.rpath.com/pipermail/security-announce/2007-September/000237.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-01.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3092
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103060-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201319-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-396.htm
http://web.mit.edu/Kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2007-006.txt
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1367
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1368
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200709-01.xml
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/883632 US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:174
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:181
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_19_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_24_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0858.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0913.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0951.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/478748/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479251/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25534
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26444
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018647
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0026/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-511-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-319A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3051
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3052
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3060
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3868
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0803/references
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-052.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=250973
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36437
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A3162
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9379
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-September/msg00087.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00173.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3162
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3162
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9379
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9379

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3999
NVD Published Date:
09/05/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018