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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-3252
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 09:12:15
Published 21 Jul 2008 01:41:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3252

Summary

Stack-based buffer overflow in the read_article function in getarticle.c in newsx 1.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a news article containing a large number of lines starting with a period.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Fedora Newsx 1.6


References

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454483

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-6321

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-6319

XF - newsx-readarticle-bo(43844)

BID - 30231

DEBIAN - DSA-1622

SECUNIA - 31307

SECUNIA - 31080


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:08