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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3308

Original release date: 10/05/2010
Last revised: 12/07/2010


Buffer overflow in programs/pluto/xauth.c in the client in Openswan 2.6.26 through 2.6.28 might allow remote authenticated gateways to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service via a long cisco_banner (aka server_banner) field.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.openswan.org/download/CVE-2010-3308/openswan-2.6.26-2.6.28-CVE-2010-330x.patch
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.openswan.org/download/CVE-2010-3308/CVE-2010-3308.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-15516
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1024749
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-15381
External Source: BID
Name: 43588
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2526
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0892
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-15508

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