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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0409

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Socks-5 proxy code for XChat 1.8.0 to 2.0.8, with socks5 traversal enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Publish Date : 2004-06-01 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2004-04-05
Redhat low 2004-04-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2004:585: xchat security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004585 unix
RHSA-2004:585: xchat security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040585 unix
Stack-based buffer overflow in the Socks-5 proxy code for XChat 1.8.0 to 2.0.8, with socks5 traversal enabled, allows re... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11312 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0409

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Xchat Xchat 1.8.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Xchat Xchat 1.9.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Xchat Xchat 2.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Xchat Xchat 29

- References For CVE-2004-0409
REDHAT RHSA-2004:585
REDHAT RHSA-2004:177
MLIST [xchat-announce] 20040405 xchat 2.0.x Socks5 Vulnerability
GENTOO GLSA-200404-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0409

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