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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2704

Original release date: 08/01/2011
Last revised: 08/05/2011


Stack-based buffer overflow in MapServer before 4.10.7 and 5.x before 5.6.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to OGC filter encoding.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: MLIST
Name: [mapserver-users] 20110713 MapServer 6.0.1, 5.6.7 and 4.10.7 releases with security fixes
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: mapserver-ogc-bo(68719)
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110719 CVE Request -- MapServer -- Stack based buffer overflow [was: Re: Re: CVE Request -- MapServer -- SQL injections in OGC filter encoding and in WMS time support.]
Type: Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2285
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=723293
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 48720
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110720 Re: CVE Request -- MapServer -- Stack based buffer overflow [was: Re: Re: CVE Request -- MapServer -- SQL injections in OGC filter encoding and in WMS time support.]
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://trac.osgeo.org/mapserver/ticket/3903
Type: Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta6
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.4
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.5
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.6.6
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:5.2.3
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.4
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.8:rc2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.8:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.5
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.2:beta1
* cpe:/a:umn:mapserver:4.10.6 and previous versions

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