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CVE-2002-1401 Detail

Description

Buffer overflows in (1) circle_poly, (2) path_encode and (3) path_add (also incorrectly identified as path_addr) for PostgreSQL 7.2.3 and earlier allow attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code, possibly as a result of an integer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/17/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
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
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2002-08/msg02047.php Vendor Advisory
http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2002-08/msg02081.php
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000524
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-165 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-001.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:6.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:postgresql:postgresql:7.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1401
NVD Published Date:
01/17/2003
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008