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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2234

Multiple buffer overflows in Openwsman 1.2.0 and 2.0.0 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted "Authorization: Basic" HTTP header.
Publish Date : 2008-08-18 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-2234 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20082234 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-2008-2234

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openwsman Openwsman 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openwsman Openwsman 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openwsman Openwsman 2

- References For CVE-2008-2234

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2624
VUPEN ADV-2008-2624
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44481
XF openwsman-authentication-header-bo(44481)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44484
XF openwsman-session-replay-code-execution(44484)
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0015.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2397
VUPEN ADV-2008-2397
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/496528/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080919 VMSA-2008-0015 Updated ESXi and ESX 3.5 packages address critical security issue in openwsman
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000034.html
MLIST [security-announce] 20080918 VMSA-2008-0015 Updated ESXi and ESX 3.5 packages address critical security issue in openwsman
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30694
BID 30694 Openwsman Multiple Remote Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-19
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:041

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2234

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


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