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CVE-2004-0078 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the index menu code (menu_pad_string of menu.c) for Mutt 1.4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via certain mail messages.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2004-013.0.txt
http://bugs.debian.org/126336
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107651677817933&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107696262905039&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107884956930903&w=2
http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:010
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-050.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-051.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9641 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2004&m=slackware-security.405053
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15134
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A811
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A838

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.2.5.12_ol:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mutt:mutt:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0078
NVD Published Date:
03/03/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017