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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0176

Multiple buffer overflows in Ethereal 0.8.13 to 0.10.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) NetFlow, (2) IGAP, (3) EIGRP, (4) PGM, (5) IrDA, (6) BGP, (7) ISUP, or (8) TCAP dissectors.
Publish Date : 2004-05-04 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2004-03-04
Redhat moderate 2003-10-26
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Multiple BO Vulnerabilities in Red Hat Ethereal oval:org.mitre.oval:def:878 unix
Multiple BO Vulnerabilities in Red Hat Enterprise 3 Ethereal oval:org.mitre.oval:def:887 unix
Multiple buffer overflows in Ethereal 0.8.13 to 0.10.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10187 unix
RHSA-2004:136: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040136 unix
RHSA-2004:136: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004136 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0176

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.8.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.8.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.8.18 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.8.19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ethereal Group Ethereal 24

- References For CVE-2004-0176
BUGTRAQ 20040323 Advisory 03/2004: Multiple (13) Ethereal remote overflows
BUGTRAQ 20040416 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.015] OpenPKG Security Advisory (ethereal)
BUGTRAQ 20040329 LNSA-#2004-0007: Multiple security problems in Ethereal
OSVDB 6893
CERT-VN VU#931588
REDHAT RHSA-2004:137
CERT-VN VU#119876
CERT-VN VU#125156
CERT-VN VU#433596
CERT-VN VU#591820
CERT-VN VU#644886
CERT-VN VU#659140
CERT-VN VU#740188
CERT-VN VU#864884
GENTOO GLSA-200403-07
REDHAT RHSA-2004:136
XF ethereal-multiple-dissectors-bo(15569)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:887
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:878
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10187

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0176

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