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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5030

Heap-based buffer overflow in the cddb_read_disc_data function in cddb.c in libcdaudio 0.99.12p2 allows remote CDDB servers to execute arbitrary code via long CDDB data.
Publish Date : 2008-11-10 Last Update Date : 2017-08-08
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1665 libcdaudio -- heap overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7934 unix
DSA-1665-1 libcdaudio - heap overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20121 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-2008-5030

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libcaudio Libcaudio 0.99.12p2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libcaudio Libcaudio 1

- References For CVE-2008-5030
VUPEN ADV-2008-3132
GENTOO GLSA-200903-31
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:024
BID 32122 libcdaudio 'cddb.c' Remote Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-09
MLIST [oss-security] 20081105 CVE request: libcdaudio
MLIST [oss-security] 20081107 Re: CVE request: libcdaudio
MLIST [oss-security] 20081111 Re: CVE request: libcdaudio
MLIST [oss-security] 20081111 Re: CVE request: libcdaudio
XF libcdaudio-cddb-bo(46392)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5030

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