CVE-2004-0473

Current Description

Argument injection vulnerability in Opera before 7.50 does not properly filter "-" characters that begin a hostname in a telnet URI, which allows remote attackers to insert options to the resulting command line and overwrite arbitrary files via (1) the "-f" option on Windows XP or (2) the "-n" option on Linux.

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:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.6
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score4.9
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
    2.3ApplicationOpera SoftwareOpera Web Browser9.10*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Opera Software Opera Web Browser 9.10

References

NameSourceURLTags
GLSA-200405-19http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200405-19.xmlGENTOO
1010142http://securitytracker.com/id?1010142SECTRACK
20040512 Opera Telnet URI Handler File Creation/Truncation Vulnerabilityhttp://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=104&type=vulnerabilitiesIDEFENSE
http://www.opera.com/linux/changelogs/750/index.dmlhttp://www.opera.com/linux/changelogs/750/index.dmlCONFIRM
10341http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10341BID
opera-telnet-file-overwrite(16139)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16139XF