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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1391

Off-by-one error in the inflate function in Zlib.xs in Compress::Raw::Zlib Perl module before 2.017, as used in AMaViS, SpamAssassin, and possibly other products, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (hang or crash) via a crafted zlib compressed stream that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, as exploited in the wild by Trojan.Downloader-71014 in June 2009.
Publish Date : 2009-06-16 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-1391 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20091391 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-2009-1391

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.001 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.002 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.004 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.005 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.006 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.008 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.009 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.010 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.011 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.012 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.014 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 2.015 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Paul Marquess Compress-raw-zlib Perl Module 13

- References For CVE-2009-1391

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51062
XF perl-compressrawzlib-inflate-bo(51062)
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg00607.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-7680
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=504386 CONFIRM
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=273141 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1571
VUPEN ADV-2009-1571
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35307
BID 35307 'Compress::Raw::Zlib' Perl Module Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-07
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-794-1
UBUNTU USN-794-1
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.mail.virus.amavis.user/33635
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.mail.virus.amavis.user/33635
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.mail.virus.amavis.user/33638
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:157
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:157
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200908-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200908-07
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-07/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:012

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1391

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


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