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CVE-2002-2002 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in libc in Compaq Tru64 4.0F, 5.0, 5.1 and 5.1A allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via long (1) LANG and (2) LOCPATH environment variables.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2002

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-2002
Original release date:
12/31/2002
Last revised:
03/07/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cert.uni-stuttgart.de/archive/bugtraq/2002/04/msg00219.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20020417 [SNS Advisory No.51] Compaq Tru64 UNIX libc Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
http://ftp.support.compaq.com/patches/.new/html/SSRT-541.shtml External Source COMPAQ SSRT541
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8863.php Patch External Source XF libc-lang-locpath-bo(8863)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4544 Patch External Source BID 4544

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