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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6429

Multiple integer overflows in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a GetVisualInfo request containing a 32-bit value that is improperly used to calculate an amount of memory for allocation by the EVI extension, or (2) a request containing values related to pixmap size that are improperly used in management of shared memory by the MIT-SHM extension.
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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- 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
CVE-2007-6429 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20076429 unix
ELSA-2008:0031: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22333 unix
HP-UX Running Xserver, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19332 unix
Multiple integer overflows in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11045 unix
Multiple vulnerabilities in the X server oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20793 unix
RHSA-2008:0029: XFree86 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080029 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-2007-6429

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application X.org EVI Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application X.org Mit-shm Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application X.org Xserver 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
X.org EVI 1
X.org Mit-shm 1
X.org Xserver 1

- References For CVE-2007-6429

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204362 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/28273
SECUNIA 28273
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:008
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:003
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:003
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
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/28542
SECUNIA 28542
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/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://secunia.com/advisories/29139
SECUNIA 29139
http://secunia.com/advisories/28941
SECUNIA 28941
http://secunia.com/advisories/28885
SECUNIA 28885
http://secunia.com/advisories/28843
SECUNIA 28843
http://secunia.com/advisories/28838
SECUNIA 28838
http://secunia.com/advisories/28718
SECUNIA 28718
http://secunia.com/advisories/29622
SECUNIA 29622
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://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0179
VUPEN ADV-2008-0179
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1466
DEBIAN DSA-1466
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://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-078.htm CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0184
VUPEN ADV-2008-0184
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0497/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0497
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0703
VUPEN ADV-2008-0703
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0029.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0029
http://www.openbsd.org/errata42.html#006_xorg
OPENBSD [4.2] 20080208 006: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
http://www.openbsd.org/errata41.html#012_xorg
OPENBSD [4.1] 20080208 012: SECURITY FIX: February 8, 2008
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.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:022
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:022
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:021
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:021
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0031.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0031
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0030.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0030
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27350
BID 27350 X.Org X Server 'MIT-SHM' Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-21
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.securityfocus.com/bid/27353
BID 27353 X.Org X Server 'EVI' Extension Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-21
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX61&path=/200802/SECURITY/20080227/datafile112539&label=AIX%20X%20server%20multiple%20vulnerabilities CONFIRM
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=645
IDEFENSE 20080117 Multiple Vendor X Server EVI and MIT-SHM Extensions Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39764
XF xorg-mitshm-overflow(39764)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39763
XF xorg-evi-bo(39763)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2010 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00641.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0760
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00704.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0831
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01543321
HP SSRT080083
http://secunia.com/advisories/32545
SECUNIA 32545
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3000
VUPEN ADV-2008-3000
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://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-January/031918.html
MLIST [xorg] 20080117 X.Org security advisory: multiple vulnerabilities in the X server

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6429

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


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