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CVE-2002-0001 Detail

Description

Vulnerability in RFC822 address parser in mutt before 1.2.5.1 and mutt 1.3.x before 1.3.25 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via an improperly terminated comment or phrase in the address list.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/27/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0001
Original release date:
02/27/2002
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2002-002.0.txt External Source CALDERA CSSA-2002-002.0
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-02:04.mutt.asc External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-02:04
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000449 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2002:449
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=100994648918287&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20020101 [Announce] SECURITY: mutt-1.2.5.1 and mutt-1.3.25 released.
http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/3778 External Source HP HPSBTL0201-011
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-096 Patch External Source DEBIAN DSA-096
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7759.php External Source XF mutt-address-handling-bo(7759)
http://www.mutt.org/announce/mutt-1.2.5.1-1.3.25.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mutt.org/announce/mutt-1.2.5.1-1.3.25.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2002_001_mutt_txt.html External Source SUSE SuSE-SA:2002:001
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-003.html Patch External Source REDHAT RHSA-2002:003
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3774 External Source BID 3774

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