CVE-2008-0227 Detail

Current Description

yaSSL 1.7.5 and earlier, as used in MySQL and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a Hello packet containing a large size value, which triggers a buffer over-read in the HASHwithTransform::Update function in hash.cpp.


View Analysis Description

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  N/A
NVD score not yet provided.


NVD Analysts use publicly available information to associate vector strings and CVSS scores. We also display any CVSS information provided within the CVE List from the CNA.

Note: NVD Analysts have not published a CVSS score for this CVE at this time. NVD Analysts use publicly available information at the time of analysis to associate CVSS vector strings.

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.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.mysql.com/33814
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/news-5-1-23.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3531
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1478
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:150
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485810/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27140 Exploit 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-588-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0560/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39433

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  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

CPEs loading, please wait.

Denotes Vulnerable Software
Are we missing a CPE here? Please let us know.

Change History

3 change records found show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0227
NVD Published Date:
01/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018
Source:
MITRE