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490667: CVE-2004-2541, CVE-2009-0148 cscope: multiple buffer overflows

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple buffer overflows in Cscope before 15.7a allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via long strings in input such as (1) source-code tokens and (2) pathnames, related to integer overflows in some cases. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2004-2541.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0148 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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 5 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1102 2009-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 2009-06-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (cscope) RHSA-2009:1101 2009-06-15
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