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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4004

Buffer overflow in the ftp client in IBM AIX 5.3 SP6 and 5.2.0 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that trigger the overflow in a gets function call. NOTE: the client is setuid root on AIX, so this issue crosses privilege boundaries.
Publish Date : 2007-07-26 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4004

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS IBM AIX 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS IBM AIX 5.3 SP6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM AIX 2

- References For CVE-2007-4004

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=571
IDEFENSE 20070726 IBM AIX ftp gets() Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
http://secunia.com/advisories/26219
SECUNIA 26219
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ01812
AIXAPAR IZ01812
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ01813
AIXAPAR IZ01813
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25077
BID 25077 IBM AIX FTP Client Local Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-30
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/2675
VUPEN ADV-2007-2675
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/35627
XF aix-ftp-bo(35627)
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018465
SECTRACK 1018465
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/README CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4004

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


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