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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-4385

Buffer overflow in the "read-string!" procedure in the "extras" unit in CHICKEN stable before 4.8.0.5 and development snapshots before 4.8.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a "#f" value in the NUM argument.
Publish Date : 2013-10-09 Last Update Date : 2017-06-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-4385

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Call-cc Chicken 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Call-cc Chicken 3.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Call-cc Chicken 3.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Call-cc Chicken 3.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Call-cc Chicken 3.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.7.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Call-cc Chicken 4.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Call-cc Chicken 46

- References For CVE-2013-4385

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-54
GENTOO GLSA-201612-54
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/62690
BID 62690 CHICKEN 'read-string!' Procedure Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-03
http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/chicken-announce/2013-09/msg00001.html
MLIST [chicken-announce] 20130927 Re: [SECURITY] Buffer overrun in some uses of read-string! procedure from "extras"
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/chicken-announce/2013-10/msg00000.html
MLIST [chicken-announce] 20131003 Chicken 4.8.0.5 released
http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/chicken-announce/2013-09/msg00000.html
MLIST [chicken-announce] 20130926 [SECURITY] Buffer overrun in some uses of read-string! procedure from "extras"

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-4385

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