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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2002-1604

Original release date: 09/02/2002
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple buffer overflows in HP Tru64 UNIX allow local and possibly remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long NLSPATH environment variable to (1) csh, (2) dtsession, (3) dxsysinfo, (4) imapd, (5) inc, (6) uucp, (7) uux, (8) rdist, or (9) deliver.


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)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#416427
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 5647
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#846307
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: tru64-multiple-binaries-bo(10016)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020902 Happy Labor Day from Snosoft
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#567963
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#158499
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020919 iDEFENSE OSF1/Tru64 3.x vuln clarification
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.blacksheepnetworks.com/security/hack/tru64/TRU64_nlspath.txt
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT2275
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#592515
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#437899
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#531355
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#448987
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#584243
Type: Advisory

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