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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0587

Original release date: 03/14/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple integer overflows in Evolution Data Server (aka evolution-data-server) before 2.24.5 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long string that is converted to a base64 representation in (1) addressbook/libebook/e-vcard.c in evc or (2) camel/camel-mime-utils.c in libcamel.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1813
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
External Source: BID
Name: 34100
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0358
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 52703
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34351
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34338
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ocert.org/patches/2008-015/camel-CVE-2009-0587.diff
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34339
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34348
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11385
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35357
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2008-015.html
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-733-1
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 52702
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:012
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0354
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:078
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ocert.org/patches/2008-015/evc-CVE-2009-0587.diff
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0355

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11385
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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