Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > April 22 to 28, 2002

Overview

31 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 1 critical vulnerabilities and 23 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 24 products from 15 vendors including Microsoft, Bindview, Funk Software, IBM, and Cisco. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as and "Use of Externally-Controlled Format String".

  • 26 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 31 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Microsoft has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 12 reported vulnerabilities.
  • IBM has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 1 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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1 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-1621 IBM Remote Security vulnerability in AIX

Buffer overflow in the file_comp function in rcp for IBM AIX 4.3.x and 5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

10.0

23 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0181 Horde Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Horde IMP Status.PHP3

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in status.php3 for IMP 2.2.8 and HORDE 1.2.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary web script and steal cookies of other IMP/HORDE users via the script parameter.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0180 Bradford Barrett Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Bradford Barrett Webalizer Reverse DNS

Buffer overflow in Webalizer 2.01-06, when configured to use reverse DNS lookups, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by connecting to the monitored web server from an IP address that resolves to a long hostname.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0179 Xpilot Remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability in XPilot Server

Buffer overflow in xpilot-server for XPilot 4.5.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0177 Icecast Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Icecast AVLLib

Buffer overflows in icecast 1.3.11 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long HTTP GET request from an MP3 client.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0170 Zope Unspecified vulnerability in Zope

Zope 2.2.0 through 2.5.1 does not properly verify the access for objects with proxy roles, which could allow some users to access documents in violation of the intended configuration.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0168 Enlightenment Unspecified vulnerability in Enlightenment Imlib

Vulnerability in Imlib before 1.9.13 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by manipulating arguments that are passed to malloc, which results in a heap corruption.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0167 Enlightenment Unspecified vulnerability in Enlightenment Imlib

Imlib before 1.9.13 sometimes uses the NetPBM package to load trusted images, which could allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via certain weaknesses of NetPBM.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0166 Stephen Turner Unspecified vulnerability in Stephen Turner Analog

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in analog before 5.22 allows remote attackers to execute Javascript via an HTTP request containing the script, which is entered into a web logfile and not properly filtered by analog during display.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0159 Cisco USE of Externally-Controlled Format String vulnerability in Cisco Secure Access Control Server

Format string vulnerability in the administration function in Cisco Secure Access Control Server (ACS) for Windows, 2.6.x and earlier and 3.x through 3.01 (build 40), allows remote attackers to crash the CSADMIN module only (denial of service of administration function) or execute arbitrary code via format strings in the URL to port 2002.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0153 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft IE

Internet Explorer 5.1 for Macintosh allows remote attackers to bypass security checks and invoke local AppleScripts within a specific HTML element, aka the "Local Applescript Invocation" vulnerability.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0152 Microsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Multiple Microsoft Products for MacOS File URL

Buffer overflow in various Microsoft applications for Macintosh allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code by invoking the file:// directive with a large number of / characters, which affects Internet Explorer 5.1, Outlook Express 5.0 through 5.0.2, Entourage v.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0150 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0, and 5.1 allows remote attackers to spoof the safety check for HTTP headers and cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via HTTP header field values.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0149 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in ASP Server-Side Include Function in IIS 4.0, 5.0 and 5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via long file names.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0148 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0 and 5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script as other users via an HTTP error page.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0147 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in the ASP data transfer mechanism in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0, and 5.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute code, aka "Microsoft-discovered variant of Chunked Encoding buffer overrun."

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0079 Microsoft Heap Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in the chunked encoding transfer mechanism in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0 and 5.0 Active Server Pages allows attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0075 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Cross-site scripting vulnerability for Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0 and 5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script as other web users via the error message used in a URL redirect (""302 Object Moved") message.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0074 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Help File search facility for Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0 and 5.1 allows remote attackers to embed scripts into another user's session.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0071 Microsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in the ism.dll ISAPI extension that implements HTR scripting in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0 and 5.0 allows attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via HTR requests with long variable names.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0066 Bindview
Funk Software
Funk Software Proxy Host 3.x before 3.09A creates a Named Pipe that does not require authentication and is installed with insecure access control, which allows local and possibly remote users to use the Proxy Host's configuration utilities and gain privileges.
7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0037 IBM Security Bypass vulnerability in IBM Lotus Domino Server 4.5/4.6/5

Lotus Domino Servers 5.x, 4.6x, and 4.5x allows attackers to bypass the intended Reader and Author access list for a document's object via a Notes API call (NSFDbReadObject) that directly accesses the object.

7.5
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0065 Bindview
Funk Software
Weak Password Storage vulnerability in Funk Software Proxy

Funk Software Proxy Host 3.x uses weak encryption for the Proxy Host password, which allows local users to gain privileges by recovering the passwords from the PHOST.INI file or the Windows registry.

7.2
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0064 Bindview
Funk Software
Funk Software Proxy Host 3.x is installed with insecure permissions for the registry and the file system.
7.2

7 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0160 Cisco Unspecified vulnerability in Cisco Secure Access Control Server

The administration function in Cisco Secure Access Control Server (ACS) for Windows, 2.6.x and earlier and 3.x through 3.01 (build 40), allows remote attackers to read HTML, Java class, and image files outside the web root via a ..\..

5.0
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0073 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

The FTP service in Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0 and 5.1 allows attackers who have established an FTP session to cause a denial of service via a specially crafted status request containing glob characters.

5.0
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0072 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft products

The w3svc.dll ISAPI filter in Front Page Server Extensions and ASP.NET for Internet Information Server (IIS) 4.0, 5.0, and 5.1 does not properly handle the error condition when a long URL is provided, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) when the URL parser accesses a null pointer.

5.0
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0041 SGI Unspecified vulnerability in SGI Irix

Unknown vulnerability in Mail for SGI IRIX 6.5 through 6.5.15f, and possibly earlier versions, when running with the -R option, allows local and remote attackers to cause a core dump.

5.0
2002-04-23 CVE-2002-1602 GNU Buffer Overflow vulnerability in GNU Screen Braille Module

Buffer overflow in the Braille module for GNU screen 3.9.11, when HAVE_BRAILLE is defined, allows local users to execute arbitrary code.

4.6
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0176 Avaya Unspecified vulnerability in Avaya Libsafe

The printf wrappers in libsafe 2.0-11 and earlier do not properly handle argument indexing specifiers, which could allow attackers to exploit certain function calls through arguments that are not verified by libsafe.

4.6
2002-04-22 CVE-2002-0175 Avaya Unspecified vulnerability in Avaya Libsafe

libsafe 2.0-11 and earlier allows attackers to bypass protection against format string vulnerabilities via format strings that use the "'" and "I" characters, which are implemented in libc but not libsafe.

4.6

0 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS