2008-0673 | TinTin WinTin++ memory corruption (BID-27660 / XFDB-40313)
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A vulnerability was found in TinTin WinTin++ up to 1.97.8. It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was shared 02/11/2008 by Luigi Auriemma (Website). The advisory is shared at vupen.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2008-0673 since 02/11/2008. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at securityfocus.com. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 56903 (GLSA-201111-07 : TinTin++: Multiple vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Gentoo Local Security Checks.
Upgrading to version 1.97.9 eliminates this vulnerability.
The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 27660), X-Force (40313), Secunia (SA28833), Vulnerability Center (SBV-39737) and Tenable (56903). The entries 40928 and 40927 are related to this item.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.6
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Memory corruption
0-Day Time: 🔍
Upgrade: WinTin++ 1.97.9
02/06/2008 +0 days 🔍
02/07/2008 +1 days 🔍
02/11/2008 +4 days 🔍
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02/11/2008 +0 days 🔍
05/28/2013 +1933 days 🔍
03/16/2015 +657 days 🔍
07/30/2021 +2328 days 🔍Advisory: vupen.com
Researcher: Luigi Auriemma
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2008-0673 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 27660 – TinTin++ and WinTin++ ‘#chat’ Command Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 28833 – TinTin++ / WinTin++ Multiple Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
Vulnerability Center: 39737 – TinTin++ 1.97.9 and WinTin++ 1.97.9 Allows Remote Arbitrary Files Truncation, Medium
Created: 03/16/2015 13:43
Updated: 07/30/2021 21:30
Changes: (3) source_nessus_risk exploit_price_0day vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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