Firebird DB Remote Database Name Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

It is possible to execute code on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running Firebird database. The remote version of
this service is vulnerable to a remote stack-based overflow.

An attacker, exploiting this hole, would be given full access to the
target machine. Versions of Firebird database less than 1.5.0 are
reportedly vulnerable to this overflow.

Solution :

Upgrade to version 1.5.0 or higher.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 12246 (firebird_bo.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10446

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2043