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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0568

Original release date: 01/10/2005
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

HyperTerminal application for Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 does not properly validate the length of a value that is saved in a session file, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malicious HyperTerminal session file (.ht), web site, or Telnet URL contained in an e-mail message, triggering a buffer overflow.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: win-hyperterminal-session-bo(18336)
External Source: MS
Name: MS04-043
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1603
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2545
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4741
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4508
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3138
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3973
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20041214 HyperTerminal - Buffer Overflow In .ht File
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1603
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2545
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3138
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3973
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4508
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4741
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000:::server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp1:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp2:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp3:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:advanced_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:datacenter_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2000::sp4:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:datacenter_64-bit:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise::64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:enterprise_64-bit:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2::64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2::datacenter_64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:r2:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard::64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:standard:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:web
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_2003_server:web:sp1_beta_1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::terminal_server_alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:terminal_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:alpha
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:server
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:workstation
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp:::media_center
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::gold:professional
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:64-bit
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp1:media_center
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:home
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_xp::sp2:media_center

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