CVE-2008-2376 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the rb_ary_fill function in array.c in Ruby before revision 17756 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a call to the Array#fill method with a start (aka beg) argument greater than ARY_MAX_SIZE. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for other closely related integer overflows.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00005.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-17.xml
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0218
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0218
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1612
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1618
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:140
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:141
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:142
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/07/02/3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0561.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494104/100/0/threaded
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-260A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2584
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2639
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9863
https://usn.ubuntu.com/651-1/
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00161.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2376
NVD Published Date:
07/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018
Source:
MITRE