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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3656

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in logging functions in mod_auth_pgsql before 2.0.3, when used for user authentication against a PostgreSQL database, allows remote unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary code, as demonstrated via the username.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 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 Code
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 critical 2006-01-05 2006-01-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Multiple format string vulnerabilities in logging functions in mod_auth_pgsql before 2.0.3, when used for user authentic... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10600 unix
RHSA-2006:0164: mod_auth_pgsql security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060164 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-2005-3656

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Guiseppe Tanzilli And Matthias Eckermann Mod Auth Pgsql 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Guiseppe Tanzilli And Matthias Eckermann Mod Auth Pgsql 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Guiseppe Tanzilli And Matthias Eckermann Mod Auth Pgsql 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Guiseppe Tanzilli And Matthias Eckermann Mod Auth Pgsql 3

- References For CVE-2005-3656

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:009
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:009
http://secunia.com/advisories/18347
SECUNIA 18347
http://secunia.com/advisories/18321
SECUNIA 18321
http://secunia.com/advisories/18304
SECUNIA 18304
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060101-01-U
SGI 20060101-01-U
http://secunia.com/advisories/18348
SECUNIA 18348
http://secunia.com/advisories/18350
SECUNIA 18350
http://secunia.com/advisories/18397
SECUNIA 18397
http://secunia.com/advisories/18403
SECUNIA 18403
http://secunia.com/advisories/18463
SECUNIA 18463
http://secunia.com/advisories/18517
SECUNIA 18517
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015446
SECTRACK 1015446
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00015.html CONFIRM
http://www.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=367
IDEFENSE 20060109 Multiple Vendor mod_auth_pgsql Format String Vulnerability
http://www.giuseppetanzilli.it/mod%5Fauth%5Fpgsql2/ CONFIRM
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200601-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200601-05
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/0070
VUPEN ADV-2006-0070
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-January/msg00016.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.de/security/2006/dsa-935
DEBIAN DSA-935
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16153
BID 16153 Apache mod_auth_pgsql Multiple Format String Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-07-11
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0164.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0164
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0002/
TRUSTIX 2006-0002
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-239-1
UBUNTU USN-239-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3656

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