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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5297

Buffer overflow in No-IP DUC 2.1.7 and earlier allows remote HTTP servers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted response to a DNS update request, related to a missing length check in the GetNextLine function.
Publish Date : 2008-12-01 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1686 no-ip -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7996 unix
DSA-1686-1 no-ip - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18692 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-2008-5297

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vitalwerks No-ip Duc 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vitalwerks No-ip Duc 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vitalwerks No-ip Duc 2.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vitalwerks No-ip Duc 2.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vitalwerks No-ip Duc 4

- References For CVE-2008-5297
XF dducl-httpresponse-bo(46696)
MLIST [oss-security] 20081120 CVE request: no-ip DUC buffer overflow
GENTOO GLSA-200901-12
BID 32344 No-IP Dynamic Update Client for Linux Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-01-19
DEBIAN DSA-1686;a=commit;h=60ed93621ff36d9731ba5d9f9336d6eb91122302 CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5297

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