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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
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/cvs/ccvs/src/rcs.c?r1=1.262.4.65&r2=1.262.4.66&sortby=rev Patch
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050212.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050287.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-October/050090.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0918.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44528
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024795
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2845 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2869
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2899
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3080
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=642146 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/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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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3846
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2010
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017