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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2003-0963

Original release date: 01/05/2004
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Buffer overflows in (1) try_netscape_proxy and (2) try_squid_eplf for lftp 2.6.9 and earlier allow remote HTTP servers to execute arbitrary code via long directory names that are processed by the ls or rels commands.


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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External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2004:800
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:404
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11180
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20031212 [slackware-security] lftp security update (SSA:2003-346-01)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-406
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20031213 lftp buffer overflows
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SGI
Name: 20040101-01-U
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20031217 [OpenPKG-SA-2003.053] OpenPKG Security Advisory (lftp)
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2003:116
External Source: SUSE
Name: SuSE-SA:2003:051
External Source: SGI
Name: 20040202-01-U
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20031218 GLSA: lftp (200312-07)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:403

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11180
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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