[Forgot Password]
Login  Register Subscribe

23631

 
 

122739

 
 

98503

 
 

909

 
 

79321

 
 

109

Paid content will be excluded from the download.


Download | Alert*
CVE
view XML

CVE-2008-3533

Date: (C)2008-08-18   (M)2017-08-08 


Format string vulnerability in the window_error function in yelp-window.c in yelp in Gnome after 2.19.90 and before 2.24 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in an invalid URI on the command line, as demonstrated by use of yelp within (1) man or (2) ghelp URI handlers in Firefox, Evolution, and unspecified other programs.

CVSS Score: 10.0Access Vector: NETWORK
Exploit Score: 10.0Access Complexity: LOW
Impact Score: 10.0Authentication: NONE
 Confidentiality: COMPLETE
 Integrity: COMPLETE
 Availability: COMPLETE





Reference:
BID-30690
SECUNIA-31465
SECUNIA-31620
SECUNIA-31834
SECUNIA-32629
ADV-2008-2393
FEDORA-2008-7293
MDVSA-2008:175
SUSE-SR:2008:024
USN-638-1
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/attachment.cgi?id=115890
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=546364
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/yelp/+bug/254860
yelp-uri-format-string(44449)

CWE    1
CWE-134
OVAL    1
oval:org.secpod.oval:def:301357

© 2013 SecPod Technologies