CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2009-04-30
Bugzilla: 490667: CVE-2004-2541, CVE-2009-0148 cscope: multiple buffer overflows


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in Cscope 15.5, and possibly multiple overflows, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a C file with a long #include line that is later browsed by the target.

Find out more about CVE-2004-2541 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.1
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 June 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 June 15, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1102 June 15, 2009

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