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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-6393

PSI Jabber client before 0.12.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a file transfer request with a negative value in a SOCKS5 option, which bypasses a signed integer check and triggers an integer overflow and a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2009-03-03 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-6393 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20086393 unix
DSA-1741 psi -- integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8262 unix
DSA-1741-1 psi -- integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13609 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-2008-6393

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Psi-im PSI 0.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Psi-im PSI 0.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Psi-im PSI 0.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Psi-im PSI 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Psi-im PSI 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Psi-im PSI 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Psi-im PSI 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Psi-im PSI 0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Psi-im PSI 0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Psi-im PSI 9

- References For CVE-2008-6393

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00080.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-2295
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/02/25/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20090225 CVE request: Psi <0.12.1 DoS
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499563
BUGTRAQ 20081223 [ISecAuditors Security Advisories] PSI remote integer overflow DoS
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7555
EXPLOIT-DB 7555
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg00071.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-2285
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=658912 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1741
DEBIAN DSA-1741
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:006
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=252830 CONFIRM
http://jolmos.blogspot.com/2008/12/psi-remote-integer-overflow.html

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-6393

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


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