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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1388

Format string vulnerability in the gpsd_report function for BerliOS GPD daemon (gpsd, formerly pygps) 1.9.0 through 2.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain GPS requests containing format string specifiers that are not properly handled in syslog calls.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1388

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.91 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.92 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.93 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.94 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.95 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.96 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.97 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 1.98 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Berlios Gps Daemon 2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Berlios Gps Daemon 17

- References For CVE-2004-1388
XF gpsd-format-string(19079) CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20050126 DMA[2005-0125a] - 'berlios gpsd format string vulnerability'
MLIST [Gpsd-announce] 20050127 Announcing release 2.8 of gpsd

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1388

Berlios GPSD Format String Vulnerability
This module exploits a format string vulnerability in the Berlios GPSD server. This vulnerability was discovered by Kevin Finisterre.
Module type : exploit Rank : average Platforms : Linux

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