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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-0247

Heap-based buffer overflow in openfs.c in the libext2fs library in e2fsprogs before 1.42.12 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via crafted block group descriptor data in a filesystem image.
Publish Date : 2015-02-17 Last Update Date : 2018-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-0247

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application E2fsprogs Project E2fsprogs 1.42.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 21 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 1
E2fsprogs Project E2fsprogs 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 2

- References For CVE-2015-0247

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0061.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:067
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:067
http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2015-002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/534633/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20150205 [oCERT-2015-002] e2fsprogs input sanitization errors
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-06
GENTOO GLSA-201701-06
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100740
XF e2fsprogs-cve20150247-bo(100740)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1187032 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2507-1
UBUNTU USN-2507-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72520
BID 72520 e2fsprogs 'lib/ext2fs/openfs.c' Local Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-04
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3166
DEBIAN DSA-3166
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:045
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:045
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130283/e2fsprogs-Input-Sanitization.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-06/msg00010.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1006
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-06/msg00019.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:1103
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/150606.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-2511
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/150805.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-2516
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/fs/ext2/e2fsprogs.git/commit/?id=f66e6ce4 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-February/149434.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-1840

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-0247

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


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