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CVE-2002-0698 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in Internet Mail Connector (IMC) for Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an EHLO request from a system with a long name as obtained through a reverse DNS lookup, which triggers the overflow in IMC's hello response.

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://bvlive01.iss.net/issEn/delivery/xforce/alertdetail.jsp?oid=20759
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;%5BLN%5D;Q326322
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9658.php
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms02-037.asp Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5306

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0698
NVD Published Date:
08/12/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008