CVE-2008-0226 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in yaSSL 1.7.5 and earlier, as used in MySQL and possibly other products, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) the ProcessOldClientHello function in handshake.cpp or (2) "input_buffer& operator>>" in yassl_imp.cpp.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (01/11/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of MySQL as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, 5, Red Hat Application Stack v1, and v2, as they are not built with yaSSL support.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/33814 Permissions Required 
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-23.html Not Applicable 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3531 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1478 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:150 Broken Link 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485810/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485811/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27140 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-588-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0560/references Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780 Permissions Required 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39429 VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39431 VDB Entry 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0226
NVD Published Date:
01/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
12/17/2019
Source:
MITRE