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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2007-5248
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:00:22
Published 06 Oct 2007 01:17:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-5248

Summary

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in the ID Software Doom 3 engine, as used by Doom 3 1.3.1 and earlier, Quake 4 1.4.2 and earlier, and Prey 1.3 and earlier, when Punkbuster (PB) is enabled, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via format string specifiers in (1) a PB_Y packet to the YPG server or (2) a PB_U packet to UCON. NOTE: this issue might be in Punkbuster itself, but there are insufficient details to be certain.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Id Software Doom 3 1.3.1

  • Id Software Quake 4 1.4.2

  • Take2games Prey 1.3


References

XF - doom3engine-punkbuster-format-string(36899)

VUPEN - ADV-2007-3333

BID - 25893

BUGTRAQ - 20071001 Format string in the Doom 3 engine through PB

SECUNIA - 27036

SECUNIA - 27023

SECUNIA - 27002

MISC - http://aluigi.org/poc/d3engfspb.zip

MISC - http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/d3engfspb-adv.txt

SREASON - 3196


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:07