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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-2892

Original release date: 04/22/2014
Last revised: 05/23/2014


Heap-based buffer overflow in the get_answer function in mmsh.c in libmms before 0.6.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long line in an MMS over HTTP (MMSH) server response.


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: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0590
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140418 Re: libmms heap-based buffer overflow fix
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 66933
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/p/libmms/code/ci/master/tree/ChangeLog
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2916
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/p/libmms/code/ci/03bcfccc22919c72742b7338d02859962861e0e8
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: libmms-getanswer-bo(92640)

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