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CVE-2008-4555 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the push_subg function in parser.y (lib/graph/parser.c) in Graphviz 2.20.2, and possibly earlier versions, allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or execute arbitrary code via a DOT file with a large number of Agraph_t elements.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=240636
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00012.html
http://roeehay.blogspot.com/2008/10/graphviz-buffer-overflow-code-execution.html Exploit
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200811-04.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4409
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497150/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31648 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45765

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5_0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5_0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.5_0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.7.16.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.8.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.8.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.8.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.10_2003-09-15_0415_1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.10_2003-09-15_0415_2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:1.16.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.20.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:2.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:graphviz:graphviz:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.20.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4555
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018