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CVE-2008-2431 Detail

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Novell iPrint Client before 5.06 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by calling the Novell iPrint ActiveX control (aka ienipp.ocx) with (1) a long third argument to the GetDriverFile method; a long first argument to the (2) GetPrinterURLList or (3) GetPrinterURLList2 method; (4) a long argument to the GetFileList method; a long argument to the (5) GetServerVersion, (6) GetResourceList, or (7) DeleteResource method, related to nipplib.dll; a long uploadPath argument to the (8) UploadPrinterDriver or (9) UploadResource method, related to URIs; (10) a long seventh argument to the UploadResource method; a long string in the (11) second, (12) third, or (13) fourth argument to the GetDriverSettings method, related to the IppGetDriverSettings function in nipplib.dll; or (14) a long eighth argument to the UploadResourceToRMS method.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/25/2008

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
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30813
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44616

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:4.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.04


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2431
NVD Published Date:
11/25/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017