CVE-2002-0092

Current Description

CVS before 1.10.8 does not properly initialize a global variable, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (server crash) via the diff capability.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 15, 2002
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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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:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
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
    2.3ApplicationCvsCvs********1.10.8

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Cvs Cvs *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020220 Help needed with bufferoverflow in cvshttp://marc.info/?l=vuln-dev&m=101422243817321&w=2VULN-DEV
20020220 Re: [Fwd: Help needed with bufferoverflow in cvs]http://marc.info/?l=vuln-dev&m=101433077724524&w=2VULN-DEV
DSA-117http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-117DEBIANPatch Vendor Advisory
cvs-global-var-dos(8366)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8366.phpXF
RHSA-2002:026http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-026.htmlREDHAT
4234http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4234BID