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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0003

Original release date: 01/08/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Stack-based buffer overflow in the PAMBasicAuthenticator::PAMCallback function in OpenPegasus CIM management server (tog-pegasus), when compiled to use PAM and without PEGASUS_USE_PAM_STANDALONE_PROC defined, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5360.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-0572
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4129
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1391
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080416 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019159
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0002
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-0506
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1234
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Security-announce] 20080415 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
External Source: BID
Name: 27188
Type: Patch Information
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBMA02331
External Source: VIM
Name: 20080115 vuldb confusion between OpenPegasus issues
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10282
External Source: BID
Name: 27172
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=426578
External Source: XF
Name: openpegasus-pambasic-bo(39527)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0063
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0638
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10282
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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