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CVE-2003-0101 Detail

Description

miniserv.pl in (1) Webmin before 1.070 and (2) Usermin before 1.000 does not properly handle metacharacters such as line feeds and carriage returns (CRLF) in Base-64 encoded strings during Basic authentication, which allows remote attackers to spoof a session ID and gain root privileges.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/03/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20030602-01-I
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/hp/2003-q1/0063.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/linux/engarde/2003-q1/0008.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104610245624895&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104610300325629&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104610336226274&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=webmin-announce&m=104587858408101&w=2
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/n-058.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-319
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/11390.php Vendor Advisory
http://www.lac.co.jp/security/english/snsadv_e/62_e.html
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/advisories/gentoo_advisory-2886.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:025
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6915
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1006160

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0101
NVD Published Date:
03/03/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2016