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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2240

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Web Server service in IBM Lotus Domino before 7.0.3 FP1, and 8.x before 8.0.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long Accept-Language HTTP header.
Publish Date : 2008-05-22 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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-2008-2240

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Lotus Domino 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Lotus Domino 6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application IBM Lotus Domino 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application IBM Lotus Domino 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application IBM Lotus Domino 8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Lotus Domino 5

- References For CVE-2008-2240

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1597
VUPEN ADV-2008-1597
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42552
XF ibm-lotusdomino-acceptlanguage-bo(42552)
http://www.mwrinfosecurity.com/publications/mwri_ibm-lotus-domino-accept-language-stack-overflow_2008-05-20.pdf
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020098
SECTRACK 1020098
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29310
BID 29310 IBM Lotus Domino Web Server 'Accept Language' HTTP Header Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-08-25
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-May/001988.html
VIM 20080522 Who's Right
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2008-May/001989.html
VIM 20080522 Who's Right
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21303057 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2240

IBM Lotus Domino Web Server Accept-Language Stack Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in IBM Lotus Domino Web Server prior to version 7.0.3FP1 and 8.0.1. This flaw is triggered by any HTTP request with an Accept-Language header greater than 114 bytes.
Module type : exploit Rank : average Platforms : Windows


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