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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-2286

Integer overflow in the duplication operator in ActivePerl allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large multiplier, which may trigger a buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-2286

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Activestate Activeperl Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Activestate Activeperl 5.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Larry Wall Perl 5.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Activestate Activeperl 10
Larry Wall Perl 10

- References For CVE-2004-2286
FULLDISC 20040517 RE: [Full-Disclosure] Buffer Overflow in ActivePerl ?
XF perl-duplication-bo(16224)
BID 10380 Multiple Perl Implementation Duplication Operator Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2004-05-18

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-2286

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