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CVE-2003-0854 Detail

Description

ls in the fileutils or coreutils packages allows local users to consume a large amount of memory via a large -w value, which can be remotely exploited via applications that use ls, such as wu-ftpd.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/17/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000768
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000771
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2003-October/012548.html
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-213.pdf
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-705
http://www.guninski.com/binls.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:106
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-309.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-310.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/6014
http://www.turbolinux.com/security/TLSA-2003-60.txt
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/115

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:gnu:fileutils:4.0
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 cpe:/a:gnu:fileutils:4.0.36
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 cpe:/a:gnu:fileutils:4.1
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 cpe:/a:gnu:fileutils:4.1.6
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 cpe:/a:gnu:fileutils:4.1.7
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.1
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta2::academ
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18::academ
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr4
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr5
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr6
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr7
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr8
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr9
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr10
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr11
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr12
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr13
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr14
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_beta18_vr15
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_vr16
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.4.2_vr17
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.5.0
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.0
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.1
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 cpe:/a:washington_university:wu-ftpd:2.6.2
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0854
NVD Published Date:
11/17/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017