CVE-2007-5904

MEDIUM

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in CIFS VFS in Linux kernel 2.6.23 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via long SMB responses that trigger the overflows in the SendReceive function.

References

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6.git;a=commitdiff;h=133672efbc1085f9af990bdc145e1822ea93bcf3

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-12/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00002.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00007.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00006.html

http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=119455843205403&w=2

http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=119457447724276&w=2

http://secunia.com/advisories/27666

http://secunia.com/advisories/27888

http://secunia.com/advisories/27912

http://secunia.com/advisories/28643

http://secunia.com/advisories/28826

http://secunia.com/advisories/29245

http://secunia.com/advisories/29387

http://secunia.com/advisories/29570

http://secunia.com/advisories/30769

http://secunia.com/advisories/30818

http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0048

http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1428

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_63_kernel.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0089.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0167.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487808/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26438

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019612

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-618-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3860

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38450

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9901

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-11-09

Updated: 2018-10-15

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.6.23 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (16 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
67665Oracle Linux 4 : kernel (ELSA-2008-0167)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
67645Oracle Linux 5 : kernel (ELSA-2008-0089)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
60372Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL4.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
60351Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
59125SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (ZYPP Patch Number 4745)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
43672CentOS 5 : kernel (CESA-2008:0089)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
33255Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 7.04 / 7.10 : linux-source-2.6.15/20/22 vulnerabilities (USN-618-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
33252openSUSE 10 Security Update : kernel (kernel-5336)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
31595RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2008:0167)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
31586CentOS 4 : kernel (CESA-2008:0167)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
30090RHEL 5 : kernel (RHSA-2008:0089)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
29880openSUSE 10 Security Update : kernel (kernel-4752)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
29489SuSE 10 Security Update : Linux kernel (ZYPP Patch Number 4741)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
29263Debian DSA-1428-2 : linux-2.6 - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
29248openSUSE 10 Security Update : kernel (kernel-4749)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
801448CentOS RHSA-2008-0167 Security CheckLog Correlation EngineGeneric
high