CVE-2004-0005

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in Gaim 0.75 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) octal encoding in yahoo_decode that causes a null byte to be written beyond the buffer, (2) octal encoding in yahoo_decode that causes a pointer to reference memory beyond the terminating null byte, (3) a quoted printable string to the gaim_quotedp_decode MIME decoder that causes a null byte to be written beyond the buffer, and (4) quoted printable encoding in gaim_quotedp_decode that causes a pointer to reference memory beyond the terminating null byte.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 03, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationRob FlynnGaim0.75*******

Vulnerable Software List

This CVE contains no version information.

References

NameSourceURLTags
20040126 Advisory 01/2004: 12 x Gaim remote overflowshttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-01/0994.htmlFULLDISC
CLA-2004:813http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000813CONECTIVA
20040126 Advisory 01/2004: 12 x Gaim remote overflowshttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107513690306318&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/012004.htmlhttp://security.e-matters.de/advisories/012004.htmlMISCPATCH Vendor Advisory
DSA-434http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-434DEBIANPATCH Vendor Advisory
VU#190366http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/190366CERT-VNUS Government Resource
VU#226974http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/226974CERT-VNUS Government Resource
VU#404470http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/404470CERT-VNUS Government Resource
VU#655974http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/655974CERT-VNUS Government Resource
SuSE-SA:2004:004http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_04_gaim.htmlSUSE
3736http://www.osvdb.org/3736OSVDB
1008850http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1008850SECTRACK
SSA:2004-026http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2004&m=slackware-security.361158SLACKWARE
gaim-yahoodecode-offbyone-bo(14935)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/14935XF
gaim-sscanf-oob(14938)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/14938XF
gaim-mime-decoder-bo(14942)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/14942XF
gaim-mime-decoder-oob(14944)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/14944XF
GLSA-200401-04https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/200401-04GENTOO