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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5416

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft SQL Server 2000 SP4, 8.00.2050, 8.00.2039, and earlier; SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine (MSDE 2000) SP4; SQL Server 2005 SP2 and 9.00.1399.06; SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine (WMSDE) on Windows Server 2003 SP1 and SP2; and Windows Internal Database (WYukon) SP2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (access violation exception) or execute arbitrary code by calling the sp_replwritetovarbin extended stored procedure with a set of invalid parameters that trigger memory overwrite, aka "SQL Server sp_replwritetovarbin Limited Memory Overwrite Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2008-12-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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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 ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
SQL Server sp_replwritetovarbin Limited Memory Overwrite Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6217 windows
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-2008-5416

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Sql Server 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Sql Server 2005 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Sql Server 2

- References For CVE-2008-5416
BUGTRAQ 20081209 SEC Consult SA-20081109-0 :: Microsoft SQL Server 2000 sp_replwritetovarbin limited memory overwrite vulnerability
BUGTRAQ 20110211 VMSA-2011-0003 Third party component updates for VMware vCenter Server, vCenter Update Manager, ESXi and ESX
BID 32710 Microsoft SQL Server 'sp_replwritetovarbin' Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2010-01-19
SECTRACK 1021363
SECTRACK 1021490
Microsoft Advisory Microsoft Security Advisory (961040): Vulnerability in SQL Server Could Allow Remote Code Execution - Version: 2.0 Release Date:1969-12-31
CERT-VN VU#696644
CERT TA09-041A
OSVDB 50917
FULLDISC 20081210 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 sp_replwritetovarbin memory overwrite (update to SEC Consult SA-20081209) CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6217
VUPEN ADV-2008-3380
XF mssql-spreplwritetovarbin-bo(47182)
BUGTRAQ 20081210 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 sp_replwritetovarbin memory overwrite(update to SEC Consult SA-20081209)
MS MS09-004

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5416

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