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CVE-2007-5360 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in OpenPegasus Management server, when compiled to use PAM and with PEGASUS_USE_PAM_STANDALONE_PROC defined, as used in VMWare ESX Server 3.0.1 and 3.0.2, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to PAM authentication, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-0003.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/08/2008      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5360
Original release date:
01/08/2008
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/09/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of tog-pegasus as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, or 5. For more details see https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5360

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01438409 External Source HP HPSBMA02331
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000002.html External Source MLIST [Security-announce] 20080107 VMSA-2008-0001 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3538 External Source SREASON 3538
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-January/001879.html External Source VIM 20080115 vuldb confusion between OpenPegasus issues
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485936/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080108 VMSA-2008-0001 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486859/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080123 UPDATED VMSA-2008-0001.1 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0001.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0001.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0063 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0063
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0064 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0064
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1391/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1391
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5360 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5360
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39524 External Source XF openpegasus-pam-bo(39524)

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