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CVE-2004-0798 Detail


Buffer overflow in the _maincfgret.cgi script for Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold before 8.03 Hotfix 1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long instancename parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/20/2004

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized 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 External Source IDEFENSE 20040825 Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability External Source MISC External Source BID 11043 External Source XF whatsup-maincfgret-bo(17111) External Source EXPLOIT-DB 566

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