CVE-2002-0003

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the preprocessor in groff 1.16 and earlier allows remote attackers to gain privileges via lpd in the LPRng printing system.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 27, 2002
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 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 Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationGnuGroff********1.16

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Groff *

References

NameSourceURLTags
HPSBTL0201-014http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/3793HP
MDKSA-2002:012http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2002/MDKSA-2002-012.phpMANDRAKE
RHSA-2002:004http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-004.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
3869http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3869BID
linux-groff-preprocessor-bo(7881)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7881XF