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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0003

Stack-based buffer overflow in the PAMBasicAuthenticator::PAMCallback function in OpenPegasus CIM management server (tog-pegasus), when compiled to use PAM and without PEGASUS_USE_PAM_STANDALONE_PROC defined, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5360.
Publish Date : 2008-01-08 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2007-12-22 2008-01-07
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2008:0002: tog-pegasus security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21797 unix
RHSA-2008:0002: tog-pegasus security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080002 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in the PAMBasicAuthenticator::PAMCallback function in OpenPegasus CIM management server (tog... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10282 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-2008-0003

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openpegasus Management Server 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openpegasus Management Server 1

- References For CVE-2008-0003

http://osvdb.org/40082
OSVDB 40082
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01438409
HP HPSBMA02331
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000014.html
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080415 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
http://secunia.com/advisories/28338
SECUNIA 28338
http://secunia.com/advisories/28462
SECUNIA 28462
http://secunia.com/advisories/29056
SECUNIA 29056
http://secunia.com/advisories/29785
SECUNIA 29785
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1234/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1234
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0638
VUPEN ADV-2008-0638
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-January/001879.html
VIM 20080115 vuldb confusion between OpenPegasus issues
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019159
SECTRACK 1019159
http://secunia.com/advisories/29986
SECUNIA 29986
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/490917/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080416 VMSA-2008-0007 Moderate Updated Service Console packages pcre, net-snmp, and OpenPegasus
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1391/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1391
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27172
BID 27172 OpenPegasus WBEM CIM Management Server 'PAMBasicAuthenticatorUnix.cpp' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-02-12
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00480.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0572
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-January/msg00424.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-0506
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=426578 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39527
XF openpegasus-pambasic-bo(39527)
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=4129 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27188
BID 27188 OpenPegasus Management Server PAM Authentication 'cimservera.cpp' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-02-12
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0002.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0002
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0063
VUPEN ADV-2008-0063

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0003

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


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