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CVE-2002-0072 Detail

Current Description

The w3svc.dll ISAPI filter in Front Page Server Extensions and ASP.NET for Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0, and 5.1 does not properly handle the error condition when a long URL is provided, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) when the URL parser accesses a null pointer.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101853851025208&w=2
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-09.html US Government Resource
http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/Microsoft-IIS-vulnerabilities-MS02-018.shtml
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8800.php
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/521059 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4479
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2002/ms02-018

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_information_server:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_information_server:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_information_services:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0072
NVD Published Date:
04/22/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018