CVE-2006-5790

Properties

Published:
06.11.2006
Updated:
09.11.2006
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:P/B:N)
Product:
Stefan Ritt: Elog Web Logbook

Vulnerability description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in elogd.c in ELOG 2.6.2 and earlier allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) an entry with an attachment whose name contains format string specifiers (el_submit function), and possibly other vectors in the (2) receive_config, (3) show_rss_feed, (4) show_elog_list, (5) show_logbook_node, and (6) server_loop functions.

References:

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=392016: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=392016
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20876
FRSIRT: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/4315
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/22638