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CVE-2002-0684 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in DNS resolver functions that perform lookup of network names and addresses, as used in BIND 4.9.8 and ported to glibc 2.2.5 and earlier, allows remote malicious DNS servers to execute arbitrary code through a subroutine used by functions such as getnetbyname and getnetbyaddr.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/12/2002

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 unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://distro.conectiva.com/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000507
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=102581482511612&w=2
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2002-139.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/542971 US Government Resource
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2002/MDKSA-2002-050.php

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0684
NVD Published Date:
08/12/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016