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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0557

Multiple buffer overflows in the st_wavstartread function in wav.c for Sound eXchange (SoX) 12.17.2 through 12.17.4 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain WAV file header fields.
Publish Date : 2004-08-06 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2004-07-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the JBIG2Bitmap::JBIG2Bitmap function in JBIG2Stream.cc in Xpdf, as used in products such as gpdf, kp... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9801 unix
RHSA-2004:409: sox security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040409 unix
RHSA-2004:409: sox security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004409 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0557

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Conectiva Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Conectiva Linux 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Conectiva Linux 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Gentoo Linux 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Advanced Servers Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Fedora Core Core 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Fedora Core Core 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application SOX SOX 12.17.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application SOX SOX 12.17.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application SOX SOX 12.17.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Conectiva Linux 3
Gentoo Linux 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux 3
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Redhat Fedora Core 2
SOX SOX 3

- References For CVE-2004-0557

http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000855
CONECTIVA CLA-2004:855
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:076
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:076
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2004/Jul/1227.html
FULLDISC 20040728 SoX buffer overflows when handling .WAV files
http://lwn.net/Articles/95529/
FEDORA FEDORA-2004-235
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2004-q3/0014.html
VULNWATCH 20040728 SoX buffer overflows when handling .WAV files
http://secunia.com/advisories/12175
SECUNIA 12175
http://lwn.net/Articles/95530/
FEDORA FEDORA-2004-244
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-565
DEBIAN DSA-565
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200407-23.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200407-23
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16827
XF sox-wav-bo(16827)
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=1945
FEDORA FLSA:1945
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10819
BID 10819 SoX WAV File Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2010-08-05
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-409.html
REDHAT RHSA-2004:409

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0557

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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