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CVE-2003-0466 Detail

Description

Off-by-one error in the fb_realpath() function, as derived from the realpath function in BSD, may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code, as demonstrated in wu-ftpd 2.5.0 through 2.6.2 via commands that cause pathnames of length MAXPATHLEN+1 to trigger a buffer overflow, including (1) STOR, (2) RETR, (3) APPE, (4) DELE, (5) MKD, (6) RMD, (7) STOU, or (8) RNTO.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/27/2003

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://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2003-011.txt.asc
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q3/0065.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://download.immunix.org/ImmunixOS/7+/Updates/errata/IMNX-2003-7+-019-01
http://isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0011-wu-ftpd.txt
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=105967301604815&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=106001410028809&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=106001702232325&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=106002488209129&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1007380
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1001257.1-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-357
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/743092 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:080
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2003_032_wuftpd.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-245.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-246.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/424852/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/425061/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8315 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.turbolinux.com/security/TLSA-2003-46.txt
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/12785
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1970

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1970
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1970

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.1-16:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.1-16:*:powerpc:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.1-18:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.1-18:*:ia64:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.2-5:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:wu_ftpd:2.6.2-8:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.1.1:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.2:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.3:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:releng:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.4:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.5:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.5:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.7:stable:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:4.8:pre-release:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:5.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:openbsd:openbsd:3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:sun:solaris:9.0:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0466
NVD Published Date:
08/27/2003
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018