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CVE-2002-0029 Detail

Description

Buffer overflows in the DNS stub resolver library in ISC BIND 4.9.2 through 4.9.10, and other derived libraries such as BSD libc and GNU glibc, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via DNS server responses that trigger the overflow in the (1) getnetbyname, or (2) getnetbyaddr functions, aka "LIBRESOLV: buffer overrun" and a different vulnerability than CVE-2002-0684.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/29/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2002-028.txt.asc
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20021201-01-P
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2002/Nov/msg00000.html
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-31.html Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/bind-security.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10624.php Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/844360 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6186

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0029
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008