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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2719

Off-by-one error in the ppscan function (preproc.c) in Netwide Assembler (NASM) 2.02 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted file that triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2008-06-16 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of NASM as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2719

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nasm Nasm 2.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nasm Netwide Assembler 2.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nasm Nasm 1
Nasm Netwide Assembler 1

- References For CVE-2008-2719

http://repo.or.cz/w/nasm.git?a=commit;h=76ec8e73db16f4cf1453a142d03bcc74d528f72f CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42995
XF nasm-ppscan-bo(42995)
https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=106208&aid=1942146&group_id=6208 CONFIRM
https://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=6208&release_id=606115 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-648-1
UBUNTU USN-648-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1811
VUPEN ADV-2008-1811
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/06/11/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20080611 Re: CVE id request: nasm off-by-one
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29656
BID 29656 NASM 'ppscan()' Off-By-One Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-30
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020259
SECTRACK 1020259
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/06/11/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20080611 CVE id request: nasm off-by-one
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:120
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:120

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2719

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


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