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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5360

Buffer overflow in OpenPegasus Management server, when compiled to use PAM and with PEGASUS_USE_PAM_STANDALONE_PROC defined, as used in VMWare ESX Server 3.0.1 and 3.0.2, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to PAM authentication, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-0003.
Publish Date : 2008-01-08 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of tog-pegasus as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, or 5. For more details see https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5360
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5360 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075360 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-2007-5360

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openpegasus Management Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openpegasus Management Server 1
Vmware Esx Server 2

- References For CVE-2007-5360

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3538
SREASON 3538
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0063
VUPEN ADV-2008-0063
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0064
VUPEN ADV-2008-0064
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1391/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1391
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486859/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080123 UPDATED VMSA-2008-0001.1 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0001.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28368
SECUNIA 28368
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000002.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080107 VMSA-2008-0001 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-January/001879.html
VIM 20080115 vuldb confusion between OpenPegasus issues
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485936/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080108 VMSA-2008-0001 Moderate OpenPegasus PAM Authentication Buffer Overflow and updated service console packages
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39524
XF openpegasus-pam-bo(39524)
http://secunia.com/advisories/28358
SECUNIA 28358
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2007-5360
http://secunia.com/advisories/29986
SECUNIA 29986
http://secunia.com/advisories/28636
SECUNIA 28636
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01438409
HP SSRT080000

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5360

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


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