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CVE-2010-3846 Detail

Description

Array index error in the apply_rcs_change function in rcs.c in CVS 1.11.23 allows local users to gain privileges via an RCS file containing crafted delta fragment changes that trigger a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/05/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3846
Original release date:
11/05/2010
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.9 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally 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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/cvs/ccvs/src/rcs.c?r1=1.262.4.65&r2=1.262.4.66&sortby=rev Patch External Source CONFIRM http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/cvs/ccvs/src/rcs.c?r1=1.262.4.65&r2=1.262.4.66&sortby=rev
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050212.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-16599
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050287.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-16721
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-October/050090.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-16600
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0918.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2010:0918
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44528 External Source BID 44528
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024795 External Source SECTRACK 1024795
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2845 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-2845
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2846 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-2846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2869 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-2869
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2899 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-2899
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3080 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-3080
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=642146 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=642146
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/62858 External Source XF cvs-applyrcschange-bo(62858)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:nongnu:cvs:1.11.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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