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CVE-2003-0865 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in readstring of httpget.c for mpg123 0.59r and 0.59s allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long request.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/17/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0865
Original release date:
11/17/2003
Last revised:
10/17/2016
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
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenLinux/3.1.1/Server/CSSA-2004-002.0/CSSA-2004-002.0.txt External Source SCO CSSA-2004-002.0
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000781 External Source CONECTIVA CLA-2003:781
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=106493686331198&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030930 GLSA: mpg123 (200309-17)
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-435 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-435
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/338641 Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20030923 mpg123[v0.59r,v0.59s]: remote client-side heap corruption exploit.
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8680 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 8680

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