Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > March 12 to 18, 2001

Overview

73 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 10 critical vulnerabilities and 15 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 79 products from 45 vendors including Redhat, Mandrakesoft, Immunix, Debian, and Allaire. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as "Resource Management Errors", "Information Exposure", "Path Traversal", and "Classic Buffer Overflow".

  • 41 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 1 reported vulnerabilities are related to weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten.
  • 73 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Redhat has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 14 reported vulnerabilities.
  • SCO has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 3 reported vulnerabilities.

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Vulnerability Details

The following table list reported vulnerabilities for the period covered by this report:

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10 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0144 Openbsd
SSH
CORE SDI SSH1 CRC-32 compensation attack detector allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands on an SSH server or client via an integer overflow.
10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0134 Compaq
Digital
Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Compaq Web Admin

Buffer overflow in cpqlogin.htm in web-enabled agents for various Compaq management software products such as Insight Manager and Management Agents allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long user name.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0133 Trend Micro Unspecified vulnerability in Trend Micro Interscan Viruswall 3.0.1

The web administration interface for Interscan VirusWall 3.6.x and earlier does not use encryption, which could allow remote attackers to obtain the administrator password to sniff the administrator password via the setpasswd.cgi program or other HTTP GET requests that contain base64 encoded usernames and passwords.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0130 Lotus Denial-Of-Service vulnerability in Domino R5 Server

Buffer overflow in HTML parser of the Lotus R5 Domino Server before 5.06, and Domino Client before 5.05, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary commands via a malformed font size specifier.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0129 Tinyproxy Unspecified vulnerability in Tinyproxy 1.3.3

Buffer overflow in Tinyproxy HTTP proxy 1.3.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary commands via a long connect request.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0113 Omnicron File Corruption and Command Execution vulnerability in Omnicron Omnihttpd 2.0.7

statsconfig.pl in OmniHTTPd 2.07 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the mostbrowsers parameter, whose value is used as part of a generated Perl script.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0348 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Unixware

A vulnerability in the Sendmail configuration file sendmail.cf as installed in SCO UnixWare 7.1.0 and earlier allows an attacker to gain root privileges.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0308 Netscape
SCO
Insecure file permissions for Netscape FastTrack Server 2.x, Enterprise Server 2.0, and Proxy Server 2.5 in SCO UnixWare 7.0.x and 2.1.3 allow an attacker to gain root privileges.
10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0306 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Openserver

Buffer overflow in calserver in SCO OpenServer allows remote attackers to gain root access via a long message.

10.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0760 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server

Undocumented ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML) tags and functions in the ColdFusion Administrator allow users to gain additional privileges.

10.0

15 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0127 Oliver Debon Unspecified vulnerability in Oliver Debon Flash

Buffer overflow in Olivier Debon Flash plugin (not the Macromedia plugin) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long DefineSound tag.

7.6
2001-03-13 CVE-2001-1230 Icecast Unspecified vulnerability in Icecast

Buffer overflows in Icecast before 1.3.10 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code.

7.5
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-1229 Icecast
Libshout
Buffer overflows in (1) Icecast before 1.3.9 and (2) libshout before 1.0.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and execute arbitrary code.
7.5
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0126 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Oracle8I 8.1.7

Oracle XSQL servlet 1.0.3.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Java code by redirecting the XSQL server to another source via the xml-stylesheet parameter in the xslt stylesheet.

7.5
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0923 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server 4.0

Sample runnable code snippets in ColdFusion Server 4.0 allow remote attackers to read files, conduct a denial of service, or use the server as a proxy for other HTTP calls.

7.5
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0359 Marc Schaefer Denial-Of-Service vulnerability in Ptylogin

ptylogin in Unix systems allows users to perform a denial of service by locking out modems, dial out with that modem, or obtain passwords.

7.5
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0128 Redhat
Zope
Conectiva
Debian
Freebsd
Mandrakesoft
Zope before 2.2.4 does not properly compute local roles, which could allow users to bypass specified access restrictions and gain privileges.
7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0124 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Solaris and Sunos

Buffer overflow in exrecover in Solaris 2.6 and earlier possibly allows local users to gain privileges via a long command line argument.

7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0115 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Solaris and Sunos

Buffer overflow in arp command in Solaris 7 and earlier allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via a long -f parameter.

7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0112 SAM Lantinga
Debian
Multiple buffer overflows in splitvt before 1.6.5 allow local users to execute arbitrary commands.
7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0111 SAM Lantinga
Debian
Format string vulnerability in splitvt before 1.6.5 allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via the -rcfile command line argument.
7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0110 Iomega Unspecified vulnerability in Iomega Jazip 0.32.2

Buffer overflow in jaZip Zip/Jaz drive manager allows local users to gain root privileges via a long DISPLAY environmental variable.

7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0016 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows NT

NTLM Security Support Provider (NTLMSSP) service does not properly check the function number in an LPC request, which could allow local users to gain administrator level access.

7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0015 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000

Network Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) in Windows 2000 allows local users to gain SYSTEM privileges via a "WM_COPYDATA" message to an invisible window that is running with the privileges of the WINLOGON process.

7.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0312 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 2.5

cron in OpenBSD 2.5 allows local users to gain root privileges via an argv[] that is not NULL terminated, which is passed to cron's fake popen function.

7.2

28 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0718 IBM Privilege Escalation vulnerability in IBM Gina 1.0

IBM GINA, when used for OS/2 domain authentication of Windows NT users, allows local users to gain administrator privileges by changing the GroupMapping registry key.

6.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0137 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7

Windows Media Player 7 allows remote attackers to execute malicious Java applets in Internet Explorer clients by enclosing the applet in a skin file named skin.wmz, then referencing that skin in the codebase parameter to an applet tag, aka the Windows Media Player Skins File Download" vulnerability.

5.1
2001-03-13 CVE-2001-0122 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Http Server and Websphere Application Server

Kernel leak in AfpaCache module of the Fast Response Cache Accelerator (FRCA) component of IBM HTTP Server 1.3.x and Websphere 3.52 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a series of malformed HTTP requests that generate a "bad request" error.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0925 Apache
Debian
Path Traversal vulnerability in multiple products

The default installation of Apache before 1.3.19 allows remote attackers to list directories instead of the multiview index.html file via an HTTP request for a path that contains many / (slash) characters, which causes the path to be mishandled by (1) mod_negotiation, (2) mod_dir, or (3) mod_autoindex.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0136 Proftpd
Conectiva
Debian
Mandrakesoft
Resource Management Errors vulnerability in multiple products

Memory leak in ProFTPd 1.2.0rc2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a series of USER commands, and possibly SIZE commands if the server has been improperly installed.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0123 Extropia Unspecified vulnerability in Extropia BBS Forum.Cgi 1.0

Directory traversal vulnerability in eXtropia bbs_forum.cgi 1.0 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0121 Storagesoft Unspecified vulnerability in Storagesoft Imagecast IC3 4.1

ImageCast Control Center 4.1.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource exhaustion or system crash) via a long string to port 12002.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0114 Omnicron File Corruption and Command Execution vulnerability in Omnicron Omnihttpd 2.0.7

statsconfig.pl in OmniHTTPd 2.07 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via the cgidir parameter.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0108 PHP
Mandrakesoft
PHP Apache module 4.0.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to bypass .htaccess access restrictions via a malformed HTTP request on an unrestricted page that causes PHP to use those access controls on the next page that is requested.
5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0107 Symantec Veritas Denial of Service vulnerability in Symantec Veritas Backup 4.5

Veritas Backup agent on Linux allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by establishing a connection without sending any data, which causes the process to hang.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0017 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows NT

Memory leak in PPTP server in Windows NT 4.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a malformed data packet, aka the "Malformed PPTP Packet Stream" vulnerability.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0349 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Unixware

Vulnerability in the passthru driver in SCO UnixWare 7.1.0 allows an attacker to cause a denial of service.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0315 Debian
Digital
Netbsd
Redhat
Slackware
traceroute in NetBSD 1.3.3 and Linux systems allows local unprivileged users to modify the source address of the packets, which could be used in spoofing attacks.
5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0314 Debian
Digital
Netbsd
Redhat
Slackware
traceroute in NetBSD 1.3.3 and Linux systems allows local users to flood other systems by providing traceroute with a large waittime (-w) option, which is not parsed properly and sets the time delay for sending packets to zero.
5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0310 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 2.4

IP fragment assembly in OpenBSD 2.4 allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service by sending a large number of fragmented packets.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0307 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Open Desktop, Openserver and Unixware

Vulnerability in xserver in SCO UnixWare 2.1.x and OpenServer 5.05 and earlier allows an attacker to cause a denial of service which prevents access to reserved port numbers below 1024.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0945 Microsoft Classic Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Exchange Server 5.0/5.5

Buffer overflow in Internet Mail Service (IMS) for Microsoft Exchange 5.5 and 5.0 allows remote attackers to conduct a denial of service via AUTH or AUTHINFO commands.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0924 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server 4.0

The Syntax Checker in ColdFusion Server 4.0 allows remote attackers to conduct a denial of service.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0922 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server 4.0

An example application in ColdFusion Server 4.0 allows remote attackers to view source code via the sourcewindow.cfm file.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0805 Novell Unspecified vulnerability in Novell Netware

Novell NetWare Transaction Tracking System (TTS) in Novell 4.11 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of requests.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0800 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Forums

The GetFile.cfm file in Allaire Forums allows remote attackers to read files through a parameter to GetFile.cfm.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0784 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Database Server 7.1.4/7.3.3

Denial of service in Oracle TNSLSNR SQL*Net Listener via a malformed string to the listener port, aka NERP.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0758 Netscape Unspecified vulnerability in Netscape Enterprise Server and Fasttrack Server

Netscape Enterprise 3.5.1 and FastTrack 3.01 servers allow a remote attacker to view source code to scripts by appending a %20 to the script's URL.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0756 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server 4.0/4.0.1

ColdFusion Administrator with Advanced Security enabled allows remote users to stop the ColdFusion server via the Start/Stop utility.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0729 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Lotus Domino Server 4.6

Buffer overflow in Lotus Notes LDAP (NLDAP) allows an attacker to conduct a denial of service through the ldap_search request.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0681 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Frontpage and Personal web Server

Buffer overflow in Microsoft FrontPage Server Extensions (PWS) 3.0.2.926 on Windows 95, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long URL.

5.0
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0351 SCO Unspecified vulnerability in SCO Unixware

Some packaging commands in SCO UnixWare 7.1.0 have insecure privileges, which allows local users to add or remove software packages.

4.6
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0313 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 2.6

Vulnerability in OpenBSD 2.6 allows a local user to change interface media configurations.

4.6

20 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0135 Ultrascripts Unspecified vulnerability in Ultrascripts Ultraboard 2.11

The default installation of Ultraboard 2000 2.11 creates the Skins, Database, and Backups directories with world-writeable permissions, which could allow local users to modify sensitive information or possibly insert and execute CGI programs.

2.1
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0375 Freebsd Unspecified vulnerability in Freebsd 3.2

The kernel in FreeBSD 3.2 follows symbolic links when it creates core dump files, which allows local attackers to modify arbitrary files.

2.1
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0368 Cisco Information Exposure vulnerability in Cisco IOS

Classic Cisco IOS 9.1 and later allows attackers with access to the login prompt to obtain portions of the command history of previous users, which may allow the attacker to access sensitive data.

2.1
2001-03-12 CVE-2000-0309 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 2.4

The i386 trace-trap handling in OpenBSD 2.4 with DDB enabled allows a local user to cause a denial of service.

2.1
2001-03-12 CVE-1999-0757 Allaire Unspecified vulnerability in Allaire Coldfusion Server

The ColdFusion CFCRYPT program for encrypting CFML templates has weak encryption, allowing attackers to decrypt the templates.

2.1
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0143 Immunix
Redhat
vpop3d program in linuxconf 1.23r and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0142 Immunix
National Science Foundation
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
Trustix
squid 2.3 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack in some configurations.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0141 Gert Doering Unspecified vulnerability in Gert Doering Mgetty 1.1.22

mgetty 1.1.22 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack in some configurations.

1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0140 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
arpwatch 2.1a4 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack in some configurations.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0139 Caldera
Immunix
Debian
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
inn 2.2.3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack in some configurations.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0138 Immunix
Debian
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
privatepw program in wu-ftpd before 2.6.1-6 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0132 Trend Micro Unspecified vulnerability in Trend Micro Interscan Viruswall 3.0.1

Interscan VirusWall 3.6.x and earlier follows symbolic links when uninstalling the product, which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0131 Apache
Immunix
Redhat
htpasswd and htdigest in Apache 2.0a9, 1.3.14, and others allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0125 Exmh
Debian
Mandrakesoft
exmh 2.2 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the exmhErrorMsg temporary file.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0120 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
useradd program in shadow-utils program may allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0119 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
getty_ps 2.0.7j allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0118 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
rdist 6.1.5 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0117 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
Trustix
sdiff 2.7 in the diffutils package allows local users to overwrite files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0116 Immunix
Mandrakesoft
Redhat
gpm 1.19.3 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.
1.2
2001-03-12 CVE-2001-0109 Suse Unspecified vulnerability in Suse Linux

rctab in SuSE 7.0 and earlier allows local users to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the rctmp temporary file.

1.2