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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2008-1994
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 12:00:00
Published 27 Apr 2008 05:05:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-1994

Summary

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in (a) acon.c, (b) menu.c, and (c) child.c in Acon 1.0.5-5 through 1.0.5-7 allow local users to execute arbitrary code via (1) a long HOME environment variable or (2) a large number of terminal columns.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Ahmed Abdel-hamid Mohamed Acon 1.0.5-5

  • Ahmed Abdel-hamid Mohamed Acon 1.0.5-6

  • Ahmed Abdel-hamid Mohamed Acon 1.0.5-7


References

XF - acon-home-bo(41915)

BID - 28862

SECUNIA - 29909

MISC - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=476603

MISC - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=475733


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:43