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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0387

Original release date: 01/28/2008
Last revised: 09/05/2008


Integer overflow in Firebird SQL 1.0.3 and earlier, 1.5.x before 1.5.6, 2.0.x before 2.0.4, and 2.1.x before 2.1.0 RC1 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted (1) op_receive, (2) op_start, (3) op_start_and_receive, (4) op_send, (5) op_start_and_send, and (6) op_start_send_and_receive XDR requests, which triggers memory corruption.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080128 CORE-2007-1219: Firebird Remote Memory Corruption
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1529
External Source: BID
Name: 27403
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200803-02
External Source: XF
Name: firebird-xdrprotocol-integer-overflow(39996)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=9028&release_id=570800
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://tracker.firebirdsql.org/browse/CORE-1681
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2095
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3580

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:firebirdsql:firebird:1.0.3 and previous versions
cpe:/a:firebirdsql:firebird:1.5.5 and previous versions
cpe:/a:firebirdsql:firebird:2.0.3 and previous versions
cpe:/a:firebirdsql:firebird:2.1_beta and previous versions

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