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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2932

Heap-based buffer overflow in Red Hat adminutil 1.1.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via % (percent) encoded HTTP input to unspecified CGI scripts in Fedora Directory Server. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2008-2929.
Publish Date : 2008-09-12 Last Update Date : 2008-10-01
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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 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2932

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Redhat Adminutil 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Adminutil 1

- References For CVE-2008-2932

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31106
BID 31106 Red Hat Fedora Directory Server HTTP Unescaping Functions Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-11
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45203
XF redhat-adminutil-encoded-input-bo(45203)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454662 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00218.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-7642
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00449.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-7339
http://secunia.com/advisories/31777
SECUNIA 31777

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2932

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


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