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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0127

Original release date: 01/09/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The administration interface in McAfee E-Business Server 8.5.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code via a long initial authentication packet.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080109 [INFIGO-2008-01-06]: McAfee E-Business Server Remote Preauth Code Execution / DoS - Corrected
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0087
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080109 [INFIGO 2008-01-06]: McAfee E-Business Server Remote Preauth Code Execution / DoS
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://knowledge.mcafee.com/SupportSite/dynamickc.do?externalId=614472&sliceId=SAL_Public&command=show&forward=nonthreadedKC&kcId=614472
External Source: XF
Name: mcafee-ebusiness-packet-code-execution(39563)
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 4878
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3530
External Source: BID
Name: 27197
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: mcafee-ebusiness-authentication-packet-dos(39561)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019170

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+ Configuration 1
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cpe:/a:mcafee:e-business_server:8.5.2 and previous versions

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