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CVE-2008-0378 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in SocksCap 2.40-051231 and earlier, when "Resolve all names remotely" is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long hostname.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/22/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3560
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/486632/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27357
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39781

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nec:sockscap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.40_051231


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0378
NVD Published Date:
01/22/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018