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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-4415

Original release date: 09/30/2012
Last revised: 10/01/2012


Stack-based buffer overflow in the guac_client_plugin_open function in libguac in Guacamole before 0.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a long protocol name.


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: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20120924 CVE-2012-4415: guacamole local root vulnerability
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-14179
External Source: BID
Name: 55497
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120911 Re: CVE id request: guacd
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120911 CVE id request: guacd
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-13914
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=856743
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://guac-dev.org/trac/changeset/7dcefa744b4a38825619c00ae8b47e5bae6e38c0/libguac
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2012-14097

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