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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0414

Original release date: 08/06/2004
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

CVS 1.12.x through 1.12.8, and 1.11.x through 1.11.16, does not properly handle malformed "Entry" lines, which prevents a NULL terminator from being used and may lead to a denial of service (crash), modification of critical program data, or arbitrary code execution.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200406-06
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10575
External Source: SGI
Name: 20040604-01-U
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:993
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2004:233
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040611 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.027] OpenPKG Security Advisory (cvs)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2004:058
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20040609 Advisory 09/2004: More CVS remote vulnerabilities
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-517
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SGI
Name: 20040605-01-U
External Source: MISC
Name: http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/092004.html

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10575
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:993
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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