37231 : Firebird SQL fbserver.exe p_cnct_count Value Remote Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-06-11

Description

A buffer overflow exists in Firebird. The database service fails to validate connect request packets received on TCP port 3050 resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, a remote attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade, Third-Party Solution
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Upgrade to version Firebird 2.0.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Firebird Project
Firebird
2.0.0

References

Tools & Filters

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Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 10.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-06-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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