Firebird Database Multiple Stack-based Overflows

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4230

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host seems to be running a Firebird database server. This version of Firebird is vulnerable to stack overflows that, if exploited, would give an attacker the ability to execute arbitrary code on the remote database server.

Solution

Upgrade to the latest version of Firebird server.

See Also

http://www.risesecurity.org/advisory/RISE-2007003

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4230

File Name: 4230.prm

Family: Database

Published: 2007/10/05

Modified: 2016/01/21

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5245, CVE-2007-5246

BID: 25925

OSVDB: 41544, 41545, 45541, 45542