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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3969

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in BitlBee before 1.2.3 allow remote attackers to "overwrite" and "hijack" existing accounts via unknown vectors related to "inconsistent handling of the USTATUS_IDENTIFIED state." NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2008-3920.
Publish Date : 2008-09-11 Last Update Date : 2020-07-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3969

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Bitlbee Bitlbee * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Bitlbee Bitlbee 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 1

- References For CVE-2008-3969

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200809-14.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200809-14
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/09/11
MLIST [oss-security] 20080909 Re: CVE request for bitlbee
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00587.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-7761
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461424 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/31991
SECUNIA 31991
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31342
BID 31342 BitlBee Unspecified Security Bypass Variant Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-25
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/09/08/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20080908 Re: CVE request for bitlbee
http://www.bitlbee.org/main.php/changelog.html CONFIRM
http://www.bitlbee.org/main.php/news.r.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/31690
SECUNIA 31690
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45132
XF bitlbee-multiple-unspecified-security-bypass(45132)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3969

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


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