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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1852

Multiple integer overflows in libgadu, as used in Kopete in KDE 3.2.3 to 3.4.1, ekg before 1.6rc3, GNU Gadu, CenterICQ, Kadu, and other packages, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an incoming message.
Publish Date : 2005-07-26 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2005-07-21 2005-07-21
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-1852 unix
Multiple integer overflows in libgadu, as used in Kopete in KDE 3.2.3 to 3.4.1, ekg before 1.6rc3, GNU Gadu, CenterICQ, ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9532 unix
RHSA-2005:639: kdenetwork security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005639 unix
RHSA-2005:639: kdenetwork security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050639 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1852

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Centericq Centericq * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application EKG EKG 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application EKG EKG 1.0 Rc2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application EKG EKG 1.0 Rc3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application EKG EKG 1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application EKG EKG 1.1 Rc1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application EKG EKG 1.1 Rc2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application EKG EKG 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application EKG EKG 1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application EKG EKG 1.5 Rc1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application EKG EKG 1.5 Rc2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application EKG EKG 1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Kadu Kadu * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS KDE KDE 3.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS KDE KDE 3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS KDE KDE 3.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS KDE KDE 3.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS KDE KDE 3.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS KDE KDE 3.4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS KDE KDE 3.4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Centericq Centericq 1
Kadu Kadu 1

- References For CVE-2005-1852
GENTOO GLSA-200507-26
BID 14345 EKG LIbGadu Multiple Remote Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-07-12
GENTOO GLSA-200507-23
REDHAT RHSA-2005:639
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:019
BUGTRAQ 20050721 Multiple vulnerabilities in libgadu and ekg package
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9532

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1852

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