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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4642

Multiple buffer overflows in Doomsday (aka deng) 1.9.0-beta5.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long chat (PKT_CHAT) message that is not properly handled by the (1) D_NetPlayerEvent function in d_net.c or the (2) Msg_Write function in net_msg.c, or (3) many commands that are not properly handled by the NetSv_ReadCommands function in d_netsv.c; or (4) cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a chat (PKT_CHAT) message without a final '\0' character.
Publish Date : 2007-08-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4642

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Doomsday Doomsday 1.9.0 Beta5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Doomsday Doomsday 1

- References For CVE-2007-4642
XF doomsday-netsvreadcommands-bo(36334)
XF doomsday-dnetplayerevent-bo(36332)
XF doomsday-msgwrite-bo(36333)
BID 25483 Doomsday Engine Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-07
BUGTRAQ 20070829 Multiple vulnerabilities in Doomsday 1.9.0-beta5.1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4642

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