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CVE-2013-6487 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in libpurple/protocols/gg/lib/http.c in the Gadu-Gadu (gg) parser in Pidgin before 2.10.8 allows remote attackers to have an unspecified impact via a large Content-Length value, which triggers a buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/06/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0074.html
http://hg.pidgin.im/pidgin/main/rev/ec15aa187aa0 Vendor Advisory
http://libgadu.net/releases/1.11.3.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-February/128277.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-02/msg00039.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00005.html
http://vrt-blog.snort.org/2014/01/vrt-2013-1001-cve-2013-6487-buffer.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2852
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2859
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:039
http://www.pidgin.im/news/security/?id=82 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65188
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2100-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2101-1
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0139.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201508-02

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-6487
NVD Published Date:
02/06/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2016