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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0417

Integer overflow in the "Max-dotdot" CVS protocol command (serve_max_dotdot) for CVS 1.12.x through 1.12.8, and 1.11.x through 1.11.16, may allow remote attackers to cause a server crash, which could cause temporary data to remain undeleted and consume disk space.
Publish Date : 2004-08-06 Last Update Date : 2018-05-03
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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) Overflow
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 important 2004-06-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Integer overflow in the "Max-dotdot" CVS protocol command oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1001 unix
Integer overflow in the "Max-dotdot" CVS protocol command (serve_max_dotdot) for CVS 1.12.x through 1.12.8, and 1.11.x t... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11145 unix
RHSA-2004:233: cvs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004233 unix
RHSA-2004:233: cvs security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040233 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-2004-0417

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application CVS CVS 1.10.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application CVS CVS 1.10.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application CVS CVS 1.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application CVS CVS 1.11.1 P1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application CVS CVS 1.11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application CVS CVS 1.11.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application CVS CVS 1.11.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application CVS CVS 1.11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application CVS CVS 1.11.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application CVS CVS 1.11.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application CVS CVS 1.11.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application CVS CVS 1.11.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application CVS CVS 1.11.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application CVS CVS 1.11.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application CVS CVS 1.11.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application CVS CVS 1.12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application CVS CVS 1.12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application CVS CVS 1.12.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application CVS CVS 1.12.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application CVS CVS 1.12.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Gentoo Linux 1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Openbsd Openbsd * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Openbsd Openbsd 3.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Openbsd Openbsd 3.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Openpkg Openpkg * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Openpkg Openpkg 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Openpkg Openpkg 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application SGI Propack 2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application SGI Propack 3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gentoo Linux 1
Openbsd Openbsd 3
Openpkg Openpkg 3
SGI Propack 2

- References For CVE-2004-0417
BUGTRAQ 20040611 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.027] OpenPKG Security Advisory (cvs)
SGI 20040605-01-U
REDHAT RHSA-2004:233
FULLDISC 20040609 Advisory 09/2004: More CVS remote vulnerabilities
GENTOO GLSA-200406-06
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11145
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1001

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0417

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