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CVE-2008-1227 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the silc_fingerprint function in lib/silcutil/silcutil.c in Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC) Toolkit 1.1.5, and unspecified earlier versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via long input data. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/10/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00004.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-27.xml
http://silcnet.org/docs/changelog/SILC%20Toolkit%201.1.6
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:158
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28101 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0769
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=372021
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41012

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1227
NVD Published Date:
03/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017