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CVE-2004-0159 Detail

Description

Format string vulnerability in hsftp 1.11 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via file names containing format string characters that are not properly handled when executing an "ls" command.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/15/2004

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
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-February/017737.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9715 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15276
https://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-447

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0159
NVD Published Date:
03/15/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017