CVE-2002-0031

Current Description

Buffer overflows in Yahoo! Messenger 5,0,0,1064 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a ymsgr URI with long arguments to (1) call, (2) sendim, (3) getimv, (4) chat, (5) addview, or (6) addfriend.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 26, 2002
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
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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:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
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
    2.3ApplicationYahooMessenger5.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Yahoo Messenger 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020527 Yahoo Messenger - Multiple Vulnerabilitieshttp://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/274223BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
CA-2002-16http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-16.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
VU#137115http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/137115CERT-VNUS Government Resource
4837http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4837BIDPatch Vendor Advisory