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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0797

The error handling in the (1) inflate and (2) inflateBack functions in ZLib compression library 1.2.x allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash).
Publish Date : 2004-10-20 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0797

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Zlib 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Zlib 1

- References For CVE-2004-0797

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=252253 CONFIRM
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000865
CONECTIVA CLA-2004:865
http://secunia.com/advisories/11129
SECUNIA 11129
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000878
CONECTIVA CLA-2004:878
http://secunia.com/advisories/17054
SECUNIA 17054
http://secunia.com/advisories/18377
SECUNIA 18377
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200408-26.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200408-26
http://securitytracker.com/id?1011085
SECTRACK 1011085
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_29_zlib.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2004:029
http://www.osvdb.org/9360
OSVDB 9360
http://www.osvdb.org/9361
OSVDB 9361
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11051
BID 11051 Zlib Compression Library Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-01-10
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2004&m=slackware-security.319160
SLACKWARE SSA:2004-278
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/17119
XF zlib-inflate-inflateback-dos(17119)
https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2043
FEDORA FLSA:2043
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=109353792914900&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20040825 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.038] OpenPKG Security Advisory (zlib)
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/238678
CERT-VN VU#238678
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2004.17/SCOSA-2004.17.txt
SCO SCOSA-2004.17
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2006.6/SCOSA-2006.6.txt
SCO SCOSA-2006.6
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:090
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:090

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0797

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


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