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CVE-2004-0039 Detail


Multiple format string vulnerabilities in HTTP Application Intelligence (AI) component in Check Point Firewall-1 NG-AI R55 and R54, and Check Point Firewall-1 HTTP Security Server included with NG FP1, FP2, and FP3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via HTTP requests that cause format string specifiers to be used in an error message, as demonstrated using the scheme of a URI.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/03/2004

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source BUGTRAQ 20040205 Two checkpoint fw-1/vpn-1 vulns External Source CONFIRM External Source CIAC O-072 Patch; Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#790771 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 9581 US Government Resource External Source CERT TA04-036A External Source ISS 20040204 Checkpoint Firewall-1 HTTP Parsing Format String Vulnerabilities External Source XF fw1-format-string(14149)

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