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CVE-2002-1377 Detail

Current Description

vim 6.0 and 6.1, and possibly other versions, allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands using the libcall feature in modelines, which are not sandboxed but may be executed when vim is used to edit a malicious file, as demonstrated using mutt.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
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.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000812
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2002-December/002948.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108077992208690&w=2
http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doc=fsalert/55700
http://www.guninski.com/vim1.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:012
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-297.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-302.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6384
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/10835

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1377
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017