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CVE-2001-0060 Detail


Format string vulnerability in stunnel 3.8 and earlier allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a malformed ident username.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/12/2001

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20001209 Trustix Security Advisory - stunnel External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2000:363 External Source DEBIAN DSA-009 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2000:129 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20001218 Stunnel format bug Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 2128 Vendor Advisory External Source XF stunnel-format-logfile

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