27645 : Osiris Multiple Unspecified Remote Format String
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Osiris contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code. The issue is due to multiple format string bugs, possibly related to the logging functionality. No further details have been provided.


Location: Remote / Network Access, Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Upgrade to version 4.0.6-1sarge1 for the Debian stable distribution (sarge). Upgrade to version 4.2.0-2 for the Debian unstable distribution (sid). Upgrade to version 4.2.1 of Osiris if using another distribution as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Brian Wotring


Tools & Filters



  • Ulf Härnhammar - Swedish IT Incident Centre
  • Max Vozeler - maxlinux.de -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-07-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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