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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0945

Format string vulnerability in the logging function in the IM Server (aka IMserve or IMserver) in Ipswitch Instant Messaging (IM) and earlier allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via format string specifiers in an IP address field.
Publish Date : 2008-02-25 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 134

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0945

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ipswitch Imserver Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ipswitch Instant Messaging Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ipswitch Imserver 1
Ipswitch Instant Messaging 1

- References For CVE-2008-0945
BUGTRAQ 20080207 Multiple vulnerabilities in Ipswitch Instant Messaging
BID 27677 Ipswitch Instant Messaging Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0945

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