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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1884

Off-by-one error in the bzinflate function in Bzip2.xs in the Compress-Raw-Bzip2 module before 2.018 for Perl allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang or crash) via a crafted bzip2 compressed stream that triggers a buffer overflow, a related issue to CVE-2009-1391.
Publish Date : 2009-08-19 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1884

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.00 14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.00 12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.00 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.02 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.05 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.06 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.0.09 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.010 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.011 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.012 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.014 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.015 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 2.017 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Bzip Compress-raw-bzip2 16

- References For CVE-2009-1884
XF compressrawbzip2-bzinflate-dos(52628)
GENTOO GLSA-200908-07
BID 36082 'Compress::Raw::Bzip2' Perl Module Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-12-01 CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1884

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

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