7404 : CDE Calendar Manager Service Daemon (rpc.cmsd) Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
1999-07-16

Description

A remote overflow exists in rpc.cmsd. The daemon fails to check the length of a buffer before copying it resulting in a stack overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause the daemon to execute arbitrary code resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Public

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Sun Microsystems, Hewlett-Packard, Compaq, and SCO have released patches to address this vulnerability.

Products

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Solaris
7
2.6
2.5.1
2.5
2.4
2.3
SunOS
4.1.3_U1
4.1.4
Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
HP-UX
10.20
10.30
11.00
Santa Cruz Operation, Inc.
UnixWare
7
Compaq
Tru64
4.0d
4.0e

References

Tools & Filters

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Snort

1907 1908 1909 1910

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 10.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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