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CVE-2008-5982 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in BMC PATROL Agent before 3.7.30 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in an invalid version number to TCP port 3181, which are not properly handled when writing a log message.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499013/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32692
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021361
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3379
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-082/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47175

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-134 Use of Externally-Controlled Format String NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.3.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.3.00:*:nt:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.3.00:*:unix:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.00:*:nt:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.00:*:unix:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.11:*:nt:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:3.4.11:*:unix:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:bmc:patrol_agent:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5982
NVD Published Date:
01/27/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018