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CVE-2008-2080 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Read32s_64 function in src/lib/cdfread64.c in the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Common Data Format (CDF) library before 3.2.1 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a .cdf file with crafted length tags.

Source:  MITRE
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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:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cdf.gsfc.nasa.gov/CDF32_buffer_overflow.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200805-14.xml
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2260 Exploit Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29045
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019965
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1440/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42219

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:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nasa_goddard_space_flight_center:common_data_format:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2080
NVD Published Date:
05/06/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017