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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1771

Integer overflow in the ws_getpostvars function in Firefly Media Server (formerly mt-daapd) 0.2.4.1 (0.9~r1696-1.2 on Debian) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an HTTP POST request with a large Content-Length.
Publish Date : 2008-04-16 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1597 mt-daapd -- multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8291 unix
DSA-1597-1 mt-daapd - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20294 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-2008-1771

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Fireflymediaserver Fireflymediaserver 0.2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fireflymediaserver Fireflymediaserver 1

- References For CVE-2008-1771

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=593465&group_id=98211 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1303/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1303
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019908
SECTRACK 1019908
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28860
BID 28860 Firefly Media Server 'Content-Length' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-02
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41850
XF firefly-wsgetpostvars-bo(41850)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00446.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-3250
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=476241 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/30661
SECUNIA 30661
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1597
DEBIAN DSA-1597
http://secunia.com/advisories/29919
SECUNIA 29919
http://secunia.com/advisories/29917
SECUNIA 29917

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1771

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


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