ID CVE-2008-4306
Summary Buffer overflow in enscript before 1.6.4 has unknown impact and attack vectors, possibly related to the font escape sequence.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:6.06:lts:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:6.06:lts:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:7.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:7.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:8.04:lts:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:8.04:lts:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:8.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:linux:8.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 9.3 (as of 11-10-2018 - 20:51)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-noinfo
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:08:02.346-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11414
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is CentOS Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15802
  • comment Oracle Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15459
description Buffer overflow in enscript before 1.6.4 has unknown impact and attack vectors, possibly related to the font escape sequence.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10718
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Buffer overflow in enscript before 1.6.4 has unknown impact and attack vectors, possibly related to the font escape sequence.
version 24
redhat via4
advisories
  • bugzilla
    id 469311
    title special escape buffer overflows
    oval
    AND
    • comment Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
      oval oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070331001
    • comment enscript is earlier than 0:1.6.4-4.1.1.el5_2
      oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20081016002
    • comment enscript is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
      oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20081016003
    rhsa
    id RHSA-2008:1016
    released 2008-12-15
    severity Moderate
    title RHSA-2008:1016: enscript security update (Moderate)
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2008:1021
rpms
  • enscript-0:1.6.4-4.1.1.el5_2
  • enscript-0:1.6.1-24.7
  • enscript-0:1.6.1-33.el4_7.1
refmap via4
bugtraq 20081117 rPSA-2008-0321-1 enscript
confirm
debian DSA-1670
fedora
  • FEDORA-2008-9351
  • FEDORA-2008-9372
gentoo GLSA-200812-02
mandriva MDVSA-2008:243
osvdb 49569
secunia
  • 32521
  • 32530
  • 32753
  • 32854
  • 32970
  • 33109
suse SUSE-SR:2008:024
ubuntu USN-660-1
Last major update 11-10-2018 - 20:51
Published 04-11-2008 - 21:00
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