CVE-2005-0086

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in less in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted file, as demonstrated using the UTF-8 locale.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 02, 2005
Last ModifiedOctober 11, 2017
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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 Privilegetrue
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux3.0*advanced_servers*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux3.0*enterprise_server*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux3.0*workstation*****
    2.3OSRedhatEnterprise Linux Desktop3.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Redhat Enterprise Linux 3.0
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 3.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
RHSA-2005:068http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-068.htmlREDHATVendor Advisory
FLSA:2404https://bugzilla.fedora.us/show_bug.cgi?id=2404FEDORA
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=145527https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=145527CONFIRM
less-file-bo(19131)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19131XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11027https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11027OVAL