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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
Description Last Modified:  09/08/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=607497
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29955
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020378
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1939 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=452800 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43441
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-June/msg01000.html

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
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7177
NVD Published Date:
09/08/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017