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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2958

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the GNOME Data Access library for GNOME2 (libgda2) 1.2.1 and earlier allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Publish Date : 2005-10-25 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-2958 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20052958 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-2005-2958

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Libgda2 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Libgda2 1

- References For CVE-2005-2958

http://secunia.com/advisories/17500
SECUNIA 17500
http://secunia.com/advisories/17426
SECUNIA 17426
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015107
SECTRACK 1015107
http://secunia.com/advisories/17559
SECUNIA 17559
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200511-01.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200511-01
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:203
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:203
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_27_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:027
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-November/msg00013.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2005-1029
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15200
BID 15200 LibGDA Multiple Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-07-12
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-212-1
UBUNTU USN-212-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-871
DEBIAN DSA-871
http://secunia.com/advisories/17391
SECUNIA 17391
http://secunia.com/advisories/17339
SECUNIA 17339
http://secunia.com/advisories/17323
SECUNIA 17323

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2958

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


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