CVE-2001-1413

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the comprexx function for ncompress 4.2.4 and earlier, when used in situations that cross security boundaries (such as FTP server), may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename argument.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 23, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationNcompressNcompress********4.2.4

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ncompress Ncompress *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20010621 New bugs, old bugshttp://seclists.org/lists/vuln-dev/2001/Nov/0202.htmlVULN-DEV
GLSA-200410-08http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200410-08.xmlGENTOOPATCH Vendor Advisory
VU#176363http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/176363CERT-VNThird Party Advisory US Government Resource
RHSA-2004:536http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-536.htmlREDHATPATCH Vendor Advisory
ncompress-filename-bo(10619)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/10619XF