Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2008-5050First vendor Publication2008-11-12
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2012-10-30

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score9.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Security Protection

ImpactsProvides administrator access : Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service.

Detail

Off-by-one error in the get_unicode_name function (libclamav/vba_extract.c) in Clam Anti-Virus (ClamAV) before 0.94.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted VBA project file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-5050

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application99

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2010-05-12Name : Mac OS X Security Update 2009-001
File : nvt/macosx_secupd_2009-001.nasl
2009-10-13Name : SLES10: Security update for clamav
File : nvt/sles10_clamav6.nasl
2009-10-10Name : SLES9: Security update for ClamAV
File : nvt/sles9p5038481.nasl
2009-04-09Name : Mandriva Update for clamav MDVSA-2008:229 (clamav)
File : nvt/gb_mandriva_MDVSA_2008_229.nasl
2009-03-23Name : Ubuntu Update for clamav vulnerability USN-672-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_672_1.nasl
2009-02-17Name : Fedora Update for clamav FEDORA-2008-9644
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_9644_clamav_fc9.nasl
2009-02-17Name : Fedora Update for clamav FEDORA-2008-9651
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2008_9651_clamav_fc8.nasl
2008-12-29Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200812-21 (clamav)
File : nvt/glsa_200812_21.nasl
2008-12-10Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 1680-1 (clamav)
File : nvt/deb_1680_1.nasl
2008-11-26Name : ClamAV get_unicode_name() Off-By-One Heap based BOF Vulnerability
File : nvt/gb_clamav_remote_dos_vuln.nasl
2008-11-19Name : FreeBSD Ports: clamav
File : nvt/freebsd_clamav16.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
49832ClamAV libclamav/vba_extract.c get_unicode_name() Function Off-by-one Overflow

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2012-04-23Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12293.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse9_12292.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-09-24Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_clamav-5769.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-07-21Name : The remote SuSE system is missing a security patch for clamav
File : suse_11_0_clamav-081114.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-04-23Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2008-229.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-04-23Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-672-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2009-02-13Name : The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes various security issues.
File : macosx_SecUpd2009-001.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-12-26Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200812-21.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-12-04Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1680.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-24Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_clamav-5768.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-24Name : The remote SuSE system is missing the security patch clamav-5773
File : suse_clamav-5773.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-16Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-9644.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-16Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2008-9651.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-10Name : The remote antivirus service is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
File : clamav_0_94_1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2008-11-10Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_24b64fb0af1d11dd8a16001b1116b350.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
APPLEhttp://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32207
BUGTRAQhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/498169/100/0/threaded
CONFIRMhttp://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=637952&group_id=8...
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438
DEBIANhttp://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1680
FEDORAhttps://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg0033...
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg0034...
FULLDISChttp://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-November/065530.html
GENTOOhttp://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-21.xml
MANDRIVAhttp://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:229
SECTRACKhttp://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021159
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/32663
http://secunia.com/advisories/32699
http://secunia.com/advisories/32765
http://secunia.com/advisories/32872
http://secunia.com/advisories/33016
http://secunia.com/advisories/33317
http://secunia.com/advisories/33937
SREASONhttp://securityreason.com/securityalert/4579
SUSEhttp://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00002.html
UBUNTUhttp://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-672-1
VUPENhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3085
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0422
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/46462

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