CVE-2008-2542

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the getline function in Ppm/ppm.C in NASA Ames Research Center BigView 1.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNM file.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 05, 2008
Last ModifiedOctober 11, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-119
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
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
    2.3ApplicationNasa Ames Research CenterBigview1.8*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Nasa Ames Research Center Bigview 1.8

References

NameSourceURLTags
30546http://secunia.com/advisories/30546SECUNIA
3924http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3924SREASON
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2304http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2304MISC
20080604 CORE-2008-0425 - NASA BigView Stack Buffer Overflowhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493112/100/0/threadedBUGTRAQ
29517http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29517BID
ADV-2008-1745http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1745/referencesVUPEN
bigview-getline-bo(42847)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42847XF