Firebird XNET denial of service
|firebird-xnet-dos (36353)||Medium Risk|
Firebird is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when registering events in parallel with an XNET client. A local attacker on the adjacent network could exploit this vulnerability to cause the server to crash.
Denial of Service
Upgrade to the latest version of Firebird (2.0.2 or later), available from the SourceForge.net : Files Web site. See References.
- Firebird Bug Tracker CORE-1403: Server crashes if a few events are being registered simultaneously by the client connected via XNET.
- SourceForge.net: Files: Firebird - File Release Notes and Changelog - Release Name: 2.0.2-Release.
- BID-25497: Firebird Multiple Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2007-4665: Unspecified vulnerability in the server in Firebird before 2.0.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via an XNET session that makes multiple simultaneous requests to register events, aka CORE-1403.
- DSA-1529: firebird -- multiple vulnerabilities
- OSVDB ID: 37313: Firebird Server Crafted XNET Session Remote DoS
- SA26615: Firebird Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA29501: Debian firebird2 Multiple Vulnerabilities
- VUPEN/ADV-2007-3021: Firebird Multiple Buffer Overflow and Remote Denial of Service Vulnerabilities
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 1.0
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 1.0.2
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 1.5
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 22.214.171.12406
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 1.5.1
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 1.5.2
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 126.96.36.19931
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 188.8.131.5270
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 2.0.0
- FirebirdSQL Firebird 2.0.1
Aug 03, 2007
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