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CVE-2008-0122 Detail

Current Description

Off-by-one error in the inet_network function in libbind in ISC BIND 9.4.2 and earlier, as used in libc in FreeBSD 6.2 through 7.0-PRERELEASE, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted input that triggers memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE
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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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/21/2008)

This issue did not affect the versions of GNU libc as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5. This issue affects the versions of libbind as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, and 5, however the vulnerable function is not used by any shipped applications. The Red Hat Security Response Team has therefore rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-0122 An update to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 was released to correct this issue: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0300.html

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00004.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-08:02.libc.asc Patch Vendor Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238493-1 Broken Link
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-244.htm Third Party Advisory
http://www.isc.org/index.pl?/sw/bind/bind-security.php Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/203611 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0300.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487000/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27283 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019189 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0193 Permissions Required
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0703 Permissions Required
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1743/references Permissions Required
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX61&path=/200802/SECURITY/20080227/datafile123640&label=AIX%20libc%20inet_network%20buffer%20overflow Third Party Advisory
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4167 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=429149 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39670 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04952488 Third Party Advisory
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2169 Third Party Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10190 Third Party Advisory
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00781.html Third Party Advisory
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00782.html Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:isc:bind:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9.4.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:p9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p12:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p13:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p14:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p15:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:p9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.3:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p10:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p11:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p8:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:6.4:p9:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0122
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/01/2019