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CVE-2008-2382 Detail

Description

The protocol_client_msg function in vnc.c in the VNC server in (1) Qemu 0.9.1 and earlier and (2) KVM kvm-79 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a certain message.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/24/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/05/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the version of the Xen package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00003.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4803
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021488
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021489 Exploit
http://www.coresecurity.com/content/vnc-remote-dos
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499502/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32910 Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-776-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3488
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3489
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47561
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-December/msg01223.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:0.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 0.9.1
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:48:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:49:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:52:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:53:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:54:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:55:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:56:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:57:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:58:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:59:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:60:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:63:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:64:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:65:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:67:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:68:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:69:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:70:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:71:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:kvm_qumranet:kvm:72:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2382
NVD Published Date:
12/24/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018