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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1216

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in (1) unlzh.c and (2) unpack.c in the gzip libraries in Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Windows Services for UNIX 3.0 and 3.5, and the Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications (SUA); as used in gunzip, gzip, pack, pcat, and unpack 7.x before 7.0.1701.48, 8.x before 8.0.1969.62, and 9.x before 9.0.3790.2076; allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2009-04-01 Last Update Date : 2019-04-30
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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 Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1216

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Subsystem For Unix-based Applications Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Windows Services For Unix 3.0 - STD Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Windows Services For Unix 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Subsystem For Unix-based Applications 1
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 1
Microsoft Windows Services For Unix 2
Microsoft Windows Vista 3

- References For CVE-2009-1216
VUPEN ADV-2009-0849
XF win-unlzh-unpack-code-execution(49435)
BID 34258 Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX / Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-04-13
Microsoft KB Article 953602
SECTRACK 1021937

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1216

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