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CVE-2008-2363 Detail

Current Description

The PartsBatch class in Pan 0.132 and earlier does not properly manage the data structures for Parts batches, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted .nzb file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/02/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/03/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of pan as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1. No other versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux have shipped Pan.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=224051 Patch
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=535413 Patch
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=121207185600564&w=2 Patch
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200807-15.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:201
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2008_13_sr.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29421 Patch
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=446902
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42750

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2363
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017