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CVE-2002-0001 Detail


Vulnerability in RFC822 address parser in mutt before 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

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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 External Source CALDERA CSSA-2002-002.0 External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-02:04 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2002:449 External Source BUGTRAQ 20020101 [Announce] SECURITY: mutt- and mutt-1.3.25 released. External Source HP HPSBTL0201-011 Patch External Source DEBIAN DSA-096 External Source XF mutt-address-handling-bo(7759) External Source CONFIRM External Source SUSE SuSE-SA:2002:001 Patch External Source REDHAT RHSA-2002:003 External Source BID 3774

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