CVE-2004-0400

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in Exim 4 before 4.33, when the headers_check_syntax option is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code during the header check.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 07, 2004
Last ModifiedJuly 11, 2017
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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: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
    2.3ApplicationUniversity Of CambridgeExim********4.32

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
University Of Cambridge Exim *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20040506 Buffer overflows in exim, yet still exim much better than windowshttp://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-May/021015.htmlFULLDISC
DSA-501http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-501DEBIANPATCH Vendor Advisory
DSA-502http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-502DEBIANPATCH Vendor Advisory
http://www.guninski.com/exim1.htmlhttp://www.guninski.com/exim1.htmlMISCExploit PATCH Vendor Advisory
exim-headerschecksyntax-bo(16077)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16077XF