CVE-2002-0059

Current Description

The decompression algorithm in zlib 1.1.3 and earlier, as used in many different utilities and packages, causes inflateEnd to release certain memory more than once (a "double free"), which may allow local and remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a block of malformed compression data.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 15, 2002
Last ModifiedMay 03, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
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
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.1*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.2*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.3*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.4*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.5*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.6*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.7*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.8*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.0.9*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.1*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.1.1*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.1.2*******
    2.3ApplicationGnuZlib1.1.3*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Zlib 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.0.5, 1.0.6, 1.0.7, 1.0.8, 1.0.9, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.1.3

References

NameSourceURLTags
CSSA-2002-015.1ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2002-015.1.txtCALDERA
CLA-2002:469http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000469CONECTIVA
MDKSA-2002:022http://frontal2.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2002:022MANDRAKE
CSSA-2002-014.1http://www.caldera.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2002-014.1.txtCALDERA
CA-2002-07http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-07.htmlCERTUS Government Resource
DSA-122http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-122DEBIAN
VU#368819http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/368819CERT-VNUS Government Resource
MDKSA-2002:023http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2002/MDKSA-2002-023.phpMANDRAKEPatch Vendor Advisory
MDKSA-2002:024http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2002/MDKSA-2002-024.php3MANDRAKE
RHSA-2002:026http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-026.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
RHSA-2002:027http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-027.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
4267http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4267BID
HPSBTL0204-030http://www1.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=HPSBTL0204-030HP
HPSBTL0204-036http://www1.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=HPSBTL0204-036HP
HPSBTL0204-037http://www1.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=HPSBTL0204-037HP
zlib-doublefree-memory-corruption(8427)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/8427XF