National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2008-7177 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the listing module in Netwide Assembler (NASM) before 2.03.01 has unknown impact and attack vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-2719.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/08/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7177
Original release date:
09/08/2009
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/10/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of nasm as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=607497 External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=607497
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29955 External Source BID 29955
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020378 External Source SECTRACK 1020378
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1939 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1939
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=452800 Exploit External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=452800
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43441 External Source XF nasm-listingmodule-bo(43441)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg01000.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-5473

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:nasm:nasm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 2.03.01

Denotes Vulnerable Software
Are we missing a CPE here? Please let us know.

Change History 2 change records found - show changes