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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5760

Array index error in the XFree86-Misc extension in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PassMessage request containing a large array index.
Publish Date : 2008-01-18 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 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 important 2007-12-04 2008-01-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Array index error in the XFree86-Misc extension in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allows context-dependent attackers to exec... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11718 unix
CVE-2007-5760 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075760 unix
DSA-1466 xfree86 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8106 unix
DSA-1466-2 libxfont xfree86 xorg-server - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20244 unix
ELSA-2008:0031: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22333 unix
RHSA-2008:0030: xorg-x11 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080030 unix
RHSA-2008:0031: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080031 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-2007-5760

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application X.org Xserver 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xfree86 Project Xfree86-misc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
X.org Xserver 1
Xfree86 Project Xfree86-misc 1

- References For CVE-2007-5760

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204362 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28273
SECUNIA 28273
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:003
http://secunia.com/advisories/28532
SECUNIA 28532
http://secunia.com/advisories/28535
SECUNIA 28535
http://secunia.com/advisories/28536
SECUNIA 28536
http://secunia.com/advisories/28539
SECUNIA 28539
http://secunia.com/advisories/28540
SECUNIA 28540
http://secunia.com/advisories/28543
SECUNIA 28543
http://secunia.com/advisories/28550
SECUNIA 28550
http://secunia.com/advisories/28584
SECUNIA 28584
http://secunia.com/advisories/28592
SECUNIA 28592
http://secunia.com/advisories/28616
SECUNIA 28616
http://secunia.com/advisories/28693
SECUNIA 28693
http://secunia.com/advisories/28718
SECUNIA 28718
http://secunia.com/advisories/28885
SECUNIA 28885
http://secunia.com/advisories/28941
SECUNIA 28941
http://secunia.com/advisories/29707
SECUNIA 29707
http://secunia.com/advisories/30161
SECUNIA 30161
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200801-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200801-09
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200804-05
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019232
SECTRACK 1019232
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-200153-1
SUNALERT 200153
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-039.htm CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0179
VUPEN ADV-2008-0179
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1466
DEBIAN DSA-1466
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-078.htm CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0497/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0497
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0184
VUPEN ADV-2008-0184
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:025
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:025
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:023
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:023
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/487335/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080130 rPSA-2008-0032-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-571-1
UBUNTU USN-571-1
http://www.openbsd.org/errata41.html#012_xorg
OPENBSD [4.1] 20080208 012: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
http://www.openbsd.org/errata42.html#006_xorg
OPENBSD [4.2] 20080208 006: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0030.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0030
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0031.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0031
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27354
BID 27354 X.Org X Server 'PassMessage' Request Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-07-15
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00641.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0760
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2010 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39766
XF xorg-xfree86misc-code-execution(39766)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00704.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0831
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=646
IDEFENSE 20080117 Multiple Vendor X Server XFree86-Misc Extension Invalid Array Index Vulnerability
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-January/031918.html
MLIST [xorg] 20080117 X.Org security advisory: multiple vulnerabilities in the X server
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27336
BID 27336 RETIRED: X.Org X Server Local Privilege Escalation and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-01-18
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103200-1
SUNALERT 103200
http://secunia.com/advisories/28843
SECUNIA 28843

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5760

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