CVE-2017-1000409

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Description

A buffer overflow in glibc 2.5 (released on September 29, 2006) and can be triggered through the LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable. Please note that many versions of glibc are not vulnerable to this issue if patched for CVE-2017-1000366.

References

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q4/385

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190404-0003/

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43331/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-02-01

Updated: 2019-04-04

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:gnu:glibc:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
147607EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.6 : glibc (EulerOS-SA-2021-1412)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
147282NewStart CGSL MAIN 6.02 : glibc Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2021-0053)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
high
106134Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 17.10 : eglibc, glibc vulnerabilities (USN-3534-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
106059openSUSE Security Update : glibc (openSUSE-2018-30)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
106044SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : glibc (SUSE-SU-2018:0074-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
105918Fedora 27 : glibc (2017-828f8a8fc6)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high