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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1379

Integer overflow in the fbShmPutImage function in the MIT-SHM extension in the X server 1.4 in X.Org X11R7.3 allows context-dependent attackers to read arbitrary process memory via crafted values for a Pixmap width and height.
Publish Date : 2008-06-16 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID 189

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-04-03 2008-06-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1379 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20081379 unix
DSA-1595 xorg-server -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8313 unix
DSA-1595-1 xorg-server - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20128 unix
ELSA-2008:0504: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21810 unix
HP-UX Running Xserver, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19771 unix
Integer overflow in the fbShmPutImage function in the MIT-SHM extension in the X server 1.4 in X.Org X11R7.3 allows cont... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8966 unix
RHSA-2008:0502: XFree86 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080502 unix
RHSA-2008:0503: xorg-x11 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080503 unix
RHSA-2008:0504: xorg-x11-server security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080504 unix
USN-616-1 -- xorg-server vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17578 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1379

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application X X11 R7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
X X11 1

- References For CVE-2008-1379

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=722
IDEFENSE 20080611 Multiple Vendor X Server MIT-SHM Extension Information Disclosure Vulnerability
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-June/036026.html
MLIST [xorg] 20080611 X.Org security advisory june 2008 - Multiple vulnerabilities in X server extensions
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:027
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:019
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0502.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0502
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0504.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0504
http://secunia.com/advisories/30627
SECUNIA 30627
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0512.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0512
http://secunia.com/advisories/30628
SECUNIA 30628
http://secunia.com/advisories/30629
SECUNIA 30629
http://secunia.com/advisories/30630
SECUNIA 30630
http://secunia.com/advisories/30637
SECUNIA 30637
http://secunia.com/advisories/30659
SECUNIA 30659
http://secunia.com/advisories/30664
SECUNIA 30664
http://secunia.com/advisories/30772
SECUNIA 30772
http://secunia.com/advisories/30715
SECUNIA 30715
http://secunia.com/advisories/30666
SECUNIA 30666
http://secunia.com/advisories/30671
SECUNIA 30671
http://secunia.com/advisories/32545
SECUNIA 32545
http://secunia.com/advisories/32099
SECUNIA 32099
http://secunia.com/advisories/31109
SECUNIA 31109
http://secunia.com/advisories/31025
SECUNIA 31025
http://secunia.com/advisories/30843
SECUNIA 30843
http://secunia.com/advisories/30809
SECUNIA 30809
http://secunia.com/advisories/33937
SECUNIA 33937
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200806-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200806-07
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020246
SECTRACK 1020246
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238686-1
SUNALERT 238686
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438 CONFIRM
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-249.htm CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1833
VUPEN ADV-2008-1833
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0503.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0503
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0201 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1595
DEBIAN DSA-1595
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1803
VUPEN ADV-2008-1803
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1983/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1983
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200807-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200807-07
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:116
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:116
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:115
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:115
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:179
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:179
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493548/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080620 rPSA-2008-0200-1 xorg-server
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-616-1
UBUNTU USN-616-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493550/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080621 rPSA-2008-0201-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29669
BID 29669 X.Org X Server MIT-SHM Extension Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-05
ftp://ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/xorg/X11R7.3/patches/xorg-xserver-1.4-cve-2008-1379.diff CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2619 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2607 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/43016
XF xorg-fbshmputimage-information-disclosure(43016)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3000
VUPEN ADV-2008-3000
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01543321
HP HPSBUX02381

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1379

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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