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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3639

Heap-based buffer overflow in the read_rle16 function in imagetops in CUPS before 1.3.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an SGI image with malformed Run Length Encoded (RLE) data containing a small image and a large row count.
Publish Date : 2008-10-14 Last Update Date : 2012-10-29
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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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
5.8
AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2008-09-26 2008-10-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-3639 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20083639 unix
DSA-1656 cupsys -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8170 unix
DSA-1656-1 cupsys - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18746 unix
ELSA-2008:0937: cups security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22723 unix
Heap-based buffer overflow in the read_rle16 function in imagetops in CUPS before 1.3.9 allows remote attackers to execu... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11464 unix
RHSA-2008:0937: cups security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080937 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-2008-3639

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Cups 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Cups 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Cups 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Cups 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apple Cups 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apple Cups 1.1.5-2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apple Cups 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apple Cups 1.1.5-1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apple Cups 1.1.6-2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apple Cups 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apple Cups 1.1.6-1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apple Cups 1.1.6-3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apple Cups 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apple Cups 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apple Cups 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apple Cups 1.1.9-1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apple Cups 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apple Cups 1.1.10-1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apple Cups 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apple Cups 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apple Cups 1.1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apple Cups 1.1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apple Cups 1.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apple Cups 1.1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apple Cups 1.1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apple Cups 1.1.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Apple Cups 1.1.19 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Apple Cups 1.1.20 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Apple Cups 1.1.21 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Apple Cups 1.1.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Apple Cups 1.1.21 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Apple Cups 1.1.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Apple Cups 1.1.22 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Apple Cups 1.1.22 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Apple Cups 1.1.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Apple Cups 1.1.23 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Apple Cups 1.2 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Apple Cups 1.2 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Apple Cups 1.2 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Apple Cups 1.2 B2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Apple Cups 1.2 B1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Apple Cups 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Apple Cups 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Apple Cups 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Apple Cups 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Apple Cups 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Apple Cups 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Apple Cups 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Apple Cups 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Apple Cups 1.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Apple Cups 1.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Apple Cups 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Apple Cups 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Apple Cups 1.2.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Apple Cups 1.3 B1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Apple Cups 1.3 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Apple Cups 1.3 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Apple Cups 1.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Apple Cups 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Apple Cups 1.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Apple Cups 1.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Apple Cups 1.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Apple Cups 1.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Apple Cups 1.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Apple Cups 1.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Apple Cups 1.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Cups 77

- References For CVE-2008-3639

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=753
IDEFENSE 20081009 Multiple Vendor CUPS SGI imagetops Heap Overflow Vulnerability
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1568
VUPEN ADV-2009-1568
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:021
http://secunia.com/advisories/32084
SECUNIA 32084
http://secunia.com/advisories/32226
SECUNIA 32226
http://secunia.com/advisories/32284
SECUNIA 32284
http://secunia.com/advisories/32292
SECUNIA 32292
http://secunia.com/advisories/32316
SECUNIA 32316
http://secunia.com/advisories/32331
SECUNIA 32331
http://secunia.com/advisories/33085
SECUNIA 33085
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-261088-1
SUNALERT 261088
http://secunia.com/advisories/33111
SECUNIA 33111
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021033
SECTRACK 1021033
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31690
BID 31690 CUPS Multiple Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-06-12
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0937.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0937
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:211
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:211
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200812-11.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200812-11
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1656
DEBIAN DSA-1656
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2918 CONFIRM
http://www.cups.org/articles.php?L575 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-656-1
UBUNTU USN-656-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3401
VUPEN ADV-2008-3401
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2782
VUPEN ADV-2008-2782
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00331.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-8801
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45789
XF cups-readrle16-bo(45789)
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-470.htm CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00380.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-8844

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3639

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


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