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CVE-2008-0006

CVE information

Published

14 years ago

Last Modified

3 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Buffer overflow in (1) X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1, and (2) the libfont and libXfont libraries on some platforms including Sun Solaris, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PCF font with a large difference between the last col and first col values in the PCF_BDF_ENCODINGS table..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:x.org:xserver:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:sun:solaris_libxfont:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:sun:solaris_libfont:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -

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