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CVE-2008-2927 Detail

Current Description

Multiple integer overflows in the msn_slplink_process_msg functions in the MSN protocol handler in (1) libpurple/protocols/msn/slplink.c and (2) libpurple/protocols/msnp9/slplink.c in Pidgin before 2.4.3 and Adium before 1.3 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed SLP message with a crafted offset value, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-2955.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://developer.pidgin.im/viewmtn/revision/diff/6eb1949a96fa80a4c744fc749c2562abc4cc9ed6/with/c3831c9181f4f61b747321240086ee79e4a08fd8/libpurple/protocols/msn/slplink.c
http://developer.pidgin.im/viewmtn/revision/diff/6eb1949a96fa80a4c744fc749c2562abc4cc9ed6/with/c3831c9181f4f61b747321240086ee79e4a08fd8/libpurple/protocols/msnp9/slplink.c
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0246
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1610
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:143
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:127
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/07/03/6
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/07/04/1
http://www.pidgin.im/news/security/?id=25
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0584.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493682
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495165/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495818/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29956
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020451
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-675-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-675-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2032/references Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-054
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=453764
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44774
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2647
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11695
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A17972

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:pidgin:pidgin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.4.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:adium:adium:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.2.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2927
NVD Published Date:
07/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018