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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0587

Multiple integer overflows in Evolution Data Server (aka evolution-data-server) before 2.24.5 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long string that is converted to a base64 representation in (1) addressbook/libebook/e-vcard.c in evc or (2) camel/camel-mime-utils.c in libcamel.
Publish Date : 2009-03-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-01-14 2009-03-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0587 unix
DSA-1813 evolution-data-server -- Several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8011 unix
DSA-1813-1 evolution-data-server -- Several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12702 unix
DSA-1813-2 evolution-data-server -- Several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13406 unix
ELSA-2009:0354: evolution-data-server security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21826 unix
Multiple integer overflows in Evolution Data Server (aka evolution-data-server) before 2.24.5 allow context-dependent at... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11385 unix
RHSA-2009:0354 -- evolution-data-server security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28741 unix
RHSA-2009:0354: evolution-data-server security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090354 unix
RHSA-2009:0355: evolution and evolution-data-server security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090355 unix
RHSA-2009:0358: evolution security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090358 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-2009-0587

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Go-evolution Evolution-data-server 2.24.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Go-evolution Evolution-data-server 1

- References For CVE-2009-0587
BID 34100 GNOME glib Base64 Encoding and Decoding Multiple Integer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-03-20
BUGTRAQ 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0355
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0358
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0354
MLIST [oss-security] 20090312 [oCERT-2008-015] glib and glib-predecessor heap overflows
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:012

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0587

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