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CVE-2008-5180 Detail

Description

Microsoft Communicator, and Communicator in Microsoft Office 2010 beta, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of SIP INVITE requests, which trigger the creation of many sessions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/20/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/12079
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39221
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021294
http://www.voipshield.com/research-details.php?id=133
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46673
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/57581
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7262

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_communicator:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5180
NVD Published Date:
11/20/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017