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CVE-2005-0100 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in the movemail utility in (1) Emacs 20.x, 21.3, and possibly other versions, and (2) XEmacs 21.4 and earlier, allows remote malicious POP3 servers to execute arbitrary code via crafted packets.

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
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110780416112719&w=2
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-670 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-671 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-685 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:038
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-110.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-112.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-133.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/433928/30/5010/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12462
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19246
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9408

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:emacs:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
20.0
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:emacs:21.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:xemacs:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
21.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0100
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018