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CVE-2008-4478 Detail

Description

Multiple integer overflows in dhost.exe in Novell eDirectory 8.8 before 8.8.3, and 8.73 before 8.7.3.10 ftf1, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) Content-Length header in a SOAP request or (2) Netware Core Protocol opcode 0x0F message, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/14/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4406
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5037180.html Patch
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5037181.html Patch
http://www.novell.com/support/php/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=7000087&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_TID_1_1&dialogID=78066829&stateId=0%200%2078062953 Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/support/php/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=7001184&sliceId=1&docTypeID=DT_TID_1_1&dialogID=78066829&stateId=0%200%2078062953 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497163/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/497165/100/0/threaded
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020989
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020990
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2738
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-063
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-065
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45628

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.1:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.8_presp9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.9:*:linux:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.9:*:solaris:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.9:*:windows_2000:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.7.3.9:*:windows_2003:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 8.7.3.10
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8:*:linux:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8:*:solaris:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8:*:windows_2000:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8:*:windows_2003:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.1:*:linux:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.1:*:solaris:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.1:*:windows_2000:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.1:*:windows_2003:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.2:*:linux:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.2:*:solaris:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.2:*:windows_2000:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:novell:edirectory:8.8.2:*:windows_2003:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4478
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017