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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-0722

Original release date: 01/11/2013
Last revised: 01/29/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in the scan_load_hosts function in ec_scan.c in Ettercap 0.7.5.1 and earlier might allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse hosts list containing a long line.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 51731
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=451198
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894092
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 23945
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.securation.com/files/2013/01/ec.patch
Type: Patch Information

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