Public Date:
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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

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 4 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 2009-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 2009-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1102 2009-06-15