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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0008

Unknown vulnerability in the DNP dissector in Ethereal 0.10.5 through 0.10.8 allows remote attackers to cause "memory corruption."
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Memory corruption
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 moderate 2005-01-18 2005-01-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-0008 unix
Ethereal 0.9.0 through 0.10.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a certain malfo... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10689 unix
RHSA-2005:011: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050011 unix
RHSA-2005:011: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005011 unix
RHSA-2005:037: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050037 unix
RHSA-2005:037: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005037 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0008

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ethereal Group Ethereal 4

- References For CVE-2005-0008
XF ethereal-dnp-memory-corruption(19001)
BID 12326 Multiple Ethereal Unspecified Dissector Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-07-31
REDHAT RHSA-2005:037
REDHAT RHSA-2005:011
FEDORA FLSA-2006:152922
CIAC P-106

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0008

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