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CVE-2008-0639 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the EnumPrinters function in the Spooler service (nwspool.dll) in Novell Client 4.91 SP2, SP3, and SP4 for Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted RPC request, aka Novell bug 353138, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5854. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-6701.

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:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=SszG22IIugM~ Patch
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=120276962211348&w=2 Patch
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5008300.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487980/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27741 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019366
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0496
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-005.html Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:client:4.91:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:client:4.91:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:client:4.91:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0639
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018