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CVE-2008-0924 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the DoLBURPRequest function in libnldap in ndsd in Novell eDirectory 8.7.3.9 and earlier, and 8.8.1 and earlier in the 8.8.x series, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or CPU consumption) or execute arbitrary code via a long delRequest LDAP Extended Request message, probably involving a long Distinguished Name (DN) field.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

During analysis the following related page was found. http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-013/

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490117/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28434 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019692 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0987/references Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-013/ Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://secure-support.novell.com/KanisaPlatform/Publishing/411/3382120_f.SAL_Public.html Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.7
Up to (including)
8.7.3.9
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.8
Up to (including)
8.8.1


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0924
NVD Published Date:
03/28/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/01/2018