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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2002-1605

Original release date: 09/02/2002
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in HP Tru64 UNIX 5.1a, 5.1, 5.0a, 4.0g, and 4.0f allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long _XKB_CHARSET environment variable to (1) dxpause, (2) dxconsole, or (3) dtsession.

Impact

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: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020919 iDEFENSE OSF1/Tru64 3.x vuln clarification
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#569987
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020902 Happy Labor Day from Snosoft
External Source: XF
Name: tru64-multiple-binaries-bo(10016)
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20020919 iDEFENSE OSF1/Tru64 3.x vuln clarification
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.blacksheepnetworks.com/security/hack/tru64/TRU64_xkb.txt
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#693803
Type: Advisory
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT2275
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#584243
Type: Advisory

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