High

CVE-2002-0053 - Buffer Errors vulnerability in Microsoft Windows

Publication: 2002-03-08
Summary

Buffer overflow in SNMP agent service in Windows 95/98/98SE, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, and Windows XP allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via a malformed management request. NOTE: this candidate may be split or merged with other candidates. This and other PROTOS-related candidates, especially CVE-2002-0012 and CVE-2002-0013, will be updated when more accurate information is available.

Classification
CWE-119: Buffer Errors

Risk level (CVSS 7.5)

High

7.5

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 95
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows 98se
  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows XP