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CVE-2004-1805 Detail

Description

Format string vulnerability in games using the Epic Games Unreal Engine 436 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in class names.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2004

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-1805
Original release date:
12/31/2004
Last revised:
07/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/unrfs-adv.txt Exploit External Source MISC http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/unrfs-adv.txt
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107893764406905&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040310 Format string bug in EpicGames Unreal engine
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=107902755204583&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040311 Re: Format string bug in EpicGames Unreal engine
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9840 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 9840
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/15430 External Source XF ut-class-format-string(15430)

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