Executive Summary

Summary
Title New gmime2.2 packages fix arbitrary code execution
Informations
Name DSA-2082 First vendor Publication 2010-08-02
Vendor Debian Last vendor Modification 2010-08-02
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision 1

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 7.5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Detail

It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the MIME library GMime might lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.22-2+lenny2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.25-1.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your gmime2.2 packages.

Original Source

Url : http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2082

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

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

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12856
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12856
Title: DSA-2082-1 gmime2.2 -- buffer overflow
Description: It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the MIME library GMime might lead to the execution of arbitrary code. For the stable distribution, this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.22-2+lenny2. For the unstable distribution, this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.25-1.1. We recommend that you upgrade your gmime2.2 packages.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-2082-1
CVE-2010-0409
Version: 5
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 5.0
Product(s): gmime2.2
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application14

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2010-08-21Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2082-1 (gmime2.2)
File : nvt/deb_2082_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
62084GMime gmime/gmime-encodings.h GMIME_UUENCODE_LEN() Macro Uuencode Operation O...

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2014-01-22Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201401-19.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-08-03Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2082.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-02-25Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_gmime-100215.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-02-25Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_1_gmime-100215.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-02-25Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_0_gmime-100216.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-02-25Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_2_gmime-100215.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-02-25Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_2_gmime-2_4-100215.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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2014-02-17 11:29:33
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