CVE-2008-4539 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Cirrus VGA implementation in (1) KVM before kvm-82 and (2) QEMU on Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu might allow local users to gain privileges by using the VNC console for a connection, aka the LGD-54XX "bitblt" heap overflow. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2007-1320.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.dk/?p=qemu.git;a=commitdiff;h=65d35a09979e63541afc5bfc595b9f1b1b4ae069 Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
http://groups.google.com/group/linux.debian.changes.devel/msg/9e0dc008572f2867?dmode=source Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00003.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://svn.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?view=rev&root=qemu&revision=5587 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1799 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mail-archive.com/cvs-all@freebsd.org/msg129730.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mail-archive.com/secure-testing-commits@lists.alioth.debian.org/msg09322.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-776-1 Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=237342 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448525 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=466890 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47736 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/jaunty/+source/qemu/0.9.1+svn20081112-1ubuntu1 Third Party Advisory 
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-December/msg01223.html Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4539
NVD Published Date:
12/29/2008
NVD Last Modified:
05/14/2021
Source:
MITRE