Current Description

Buffer overflow in plDaniels ripMime 1.2.6 and earlier, as used in other programs such as xamime and inflex, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an attachment in a long filename.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 16, 2002
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsInflex1.0.10*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.1*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.3*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.4*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.5*******
    2.3ApplicationPaul L DanielsRipmime1.2.6*******

Vulnerable Software List

Paul L Daniels Inflex 1.0.10
Paul L Daniels Ripmime 1.2.0, 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.2.3, 1.2.4, 1.2.5, 1.2.6


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