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CVE-2003-0525 Detail

Current Description

The getCanonicalPath function in Windows NT 4.0 may free memory that it does not own and cause heap corruption, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via requests that cause a long file name to be passed to getCanonicalPath, as demonstrated on the IBM JVM using a long string to the java.io.getCanonicalPath Java method.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2003/a072303-1.txt Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2003/ms03-029
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/12701
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A319

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0::terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp1:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp2:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp3:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp4:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp5:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6:terminal_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:enterprise_server
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 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_nt:4.0:sp6a:server
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0525
NVD Published Date:
08/27/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018