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CVE-2002-1976 Detail

Current Description

ifconfig, when used on the Linux kernel 2.2 and later, does not report when the network interface is in promiscuous mode if it was put in promiscuous mode using PACKET_MR_PROMISC, which could allow attackers to sniff the network without detection, as demonstrated using libpcap.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-07/0279.html
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9676.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5304 Patch

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.3.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.18:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.4.19:pre6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1976
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008