CVE-2002-0176

Current Description

The printf wrappers in libsafe 2.0-11 and earlier do not properly handle argument indexing specifiers, which could allow attackers to exploit certain function calls through arguments that are not verified by libsafe.

Basic Data

PublishedApril 22, 2002
Last ModifiedSeptember 11, 2008
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: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
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe1.3.4*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe1.3.8*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe2.0.2*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe2.0.5*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe2.0.9*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe2.0.10*******
    2.3ApplicationAvayaLibsafe2.0.11*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Avaya Libsafe 1.3.4, 1.3.8, 2.0.10, 2.0.11, 2.0.2, 2.0.5, 2.0.9

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020320 [VulnWatch] Bypassing libsafe format string protectionhttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2002-q1/0070.htmlVULNWATCH
20020320 Bypassing libsafe format string protectionhttp://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/263121BUGTRAQExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
libsafe-argnum-protection-bypass(8594)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8594.phpXF
MDKSA-2002:026http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2002/MDKSA-2002-026.phpMANDRAKEPatch Vendor Advisory
4327http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4327BID