Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > June 24 to 30, 2002

Overview

50 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 1 critical vulnerabilities and 26 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 48 products from 41 vendors including SUN, Yahoo, Xtell, Microsoft, and Symantec. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as and "Improper Input Validation".

  • 45 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 50 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • SUN has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 4 reported vulnerabilities.
  • Galacticomm Technologies 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
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0335 Galacticomm Technologies Remote Web Server Denial of Service vulnerability in Galacticomm Worldgroup

Buffer overflow in Galacticomm Worldgroup web server 3.20 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a long HTTP GET request.

10.0

26 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0350 HP Denial of Service vulnerability in HP ProCurve Switch

HP Procurve Switch 4000M running firmware C.08.22 and C.09.09 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a port scan of the management IP address, which disables the telnet service.

7.8
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0382 Xchat Unspecified vulnerability in Xchat

XChat IRC client allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a /dns command on a host whose DNS reverse lookup contains shell metacharacters.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0379 University OF Washington Remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Wu-imapd Partial Mailbox Attribute

Buffer overflow in University of Washington imap server (uw-imapd) imap-2001 (imapd 2001.315) and imap-2001a (imapd 2001.315) with legacy RFC 1730 support, and imapd 2000.287 and earlier, allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a long BODY request.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0360 SUN Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Sun Solaris AnswerBook2

Buffer overflow in Sun AnswerBook2 1.4 through 1.4.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename argument to the gettransbitmap CGI program.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0351 Matt Blaze Buffer Overflow vulnerability in CFS

Buffer overflows in CFS daemon (cfsd) before 1.3.3-8.1, and 1.4x before 1.4.1-5, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0348 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Cobalt RAQ 2, Cobalt RAQ 3I and Cobalt RAQ 4

service.cgi in Cobalt RAQ 4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a long service argument.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0346 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Cobalt RAQ 2, Cobalt RAQ 3I and Cobalt RAQ 4

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Cobalt RAQ 4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script as other Cobalt users via Javascript in a URL to (1) service.cgi or (2) alert.cgi.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0345 Symantec Unspecified vulnerability in Symantec Norton Ghost 7.0

Symantec Ghost 7.0 stores usernames and passwords in plaintext in the NGServer\params registry key, which could allow an attacker to gain privileges.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0340 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player (WMP) 8.00.00.4477, and possibly other versions, automatically detects and executes .wmf and other content, even when the file's extension or content type does not specify .wmf, which could make it easier for attackers to conduct unauthorized activities via Trojan horse files containing .wmf content.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0336 Galacticomm Technologies Remote FTP Denial of Service vulnerability in Galacticomm Worldgroup

Buffer overflow in Galacticomm Worldgroup FTP server 3.20 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a LIST command containing a large number of / (slash), * (wildcard), and ..

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0332 Xtell Remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Xtell 1.91.1/2.6.1

Buffer overflows in xtell (xtelld) 1.91.1 and earlier, and 2.x before 2.7, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a long DNS hostname that is determined using reverse DNS lookups, (2) a long AUTH string, or (3) certain data in the xtell request.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0330 Openbb Unspecified vulnerability in Openbb 1.0.0Beta1/1.0.0Rc1/1.0.0Rc2

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in codeparse.php of Open Bulletin Board (OpenBB) 1.0.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script and steal cookies via Javascript in the IMG tag.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0329 Snitz Communications Unspecified vulnerability in Snitz Communications Snitz Forums 2000

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Snitz Forums 2000 3.3.03 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script as other Forums 2000 users via Javascript in an IMG tag.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0328 Ikonboard COM Unspecified vulnerability in Ikonboard.Com Ikonboard 2.17/3.0.1

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Ikonboard 3.0.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script as other Ikonboard users and steal cookies via Javascript in an IMG tag.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0326 Working Resources INC Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Working Resources BadBlue

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in BadBlue before 1.6.1 beta allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary script and possibly additional commands via a URL that contains Javascript.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0324 Noah Gray Unspecified vulnerability in Noah Gray Graymatter

Greymatter 1.21c and earlier with the Bookmarklet feature enabled allows remote attackers to read a cleartext password and gain administrative privileges by guessing the name of a gmrightclick-*.reg file which contains the administrator name and password in cleartext, then retrieving the file from the web server before the Greymatter administrator performs a "Clear And Exit" action.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0322 Yahoo Unspecified vulnerability in Yahoo Messenger 4.0

Yahoo! Messenger 4.0 sends user passwords in cleartext, which could allow remote attackers to gain privileges of other users via sniffing.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0320 Yahoo Field Overflow vulnerability in Yahoo Messenger 5.0

Buffer overflow in Yahoo! Messenger 5.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long (1) message or (2) IMvironment field.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0319 Powie Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Powie PForum Username

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in edituser.php for pforum 1.14 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute script and steal cookies from other users via Javascript in a username.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0317 Gator Unspecified vulnerability in Gator 3.0.6.1

Gator ActiveX component (IEGator.dll) 3.0.6.1 allows remote web sites to install arbitrary software by specifying a Trojan Gator installation file (setup.ex_) in the src parameter.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0316 XMB Software Unspecified vulnerability in XMB Software XMB Forum 1.6Prebeta

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in eXtreme message board (XMB) 1.6x and earlier allows remote attackers to execute script as other XMB users by inserting the script into an IMG tag.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0315 Fasttrack
Grokster
Music City Networks
fasttrack p2p, as used in (1) KaZaA, (2) grokster, and (3) morpheus allows remote attackers to spoof other users by modifying the username and network information in the message header.
7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0313 Essen Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Essen Essentia web Server 2.1

Buffer overflow in Essentia Web Server 2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a long URL.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0006 Xchat Remote IRC Command Execution vulnerability in X-Chat CTCP Ping Arbitrary

XChat 1.8.7 and earlier, including default configurations of 1.4.2 and 1.4.3, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary IRC commands as other clients via encoded characters in a PRIVMSG command that calls CTCP PING, which expands the characters in the client response when the percascii variable is set.

7.5
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0367 Microsoft Local Privilege Elevation vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows NT

smss.exe debugging subsystem in Windows NT and Windows 2000 does not properly authenticate programs that connect to other programs, which allows local users to gain administrator or SYSTEM privileges by duplicating a handle to a privileged process, as demonstrated by DebPloit.

7.2
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0327 Century Software Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Century Software Term 6.27.0869

Buffer overflow in Century Software TERM allows local users to gain root privileges via a long tty argument to the callin program.

7.2

22 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0337 Realnetworks Denial of Service vulnerability in Realnetworks Realplayer 8.0

RealPlayer 8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU utilization) via malformed .mp3 files.

5.4
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0381 Freebsd
Netbsd
Openbsd
The TCP implementation in various BSD operating systems (tcp_input.c) does not properly block connections to broadcast addresses, which could allow remote attackers to bypass intended filters via packets with a unicast link layer address and an IP broadcast address.
5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0354 Mozilla
Netscape
The XMLHttpRequest object (XMLHTTP) in Netscape 6.1 and Mozilla 0.9.7 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files and list directories on a client system by opening a URL that redirects the browser to the file on the client, then reading the result using the responseText property.
5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0352 Phorum Information Disclosure vulnerability in Phorum 3.3.2

Phorum 3.3.2 allows remote attackers to determine the email addresses of the 10 most active users via a direct HTTP request to the stats.php program, which does not require authentication.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0347 SUN Directory Traversal File Reading vulnerability in SUN Cobalt RAQ 2, Cobalt RAQ 3I and Cobalt RAQ 4

Directory traversal vulnerability in Cobalt RAQ 4 allows remote attackers to read password-protected files, and possibly files outside the web root, via a ..

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0344 Symantec Unspecified vulnerability in Symantec Liveupdate 1.0/1.4/1.5

Symantec LiveUpdate 1.5 and earlier in Norton Antivirus stores usernames and passwords for a local LiveUpdate server in cleartext in the registry, which may allow remote attackers to impersonate the LiveUpdate server.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0342 KDE Denial Of Service vulnerability in KDE K-Mail 1.2

Kmail 1.2 on KDE 2.1.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an email message whose body is approximately 55 K long.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0341 Novell Remote Security vulnerability in Novell Groupwise 5.5

GWWEB.EXE in GroupWise Web Access 5.5, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to determine the full pathname of the web server via an HTTP request with an invalid HTMLVER parameter.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0339 Cisco Unspecified vulnerability in Cisco IOS

Cisco IOS 11.1CC through 12.2 with Cisco Express Forwarding (CEF) enabled includes portions of previous packets in the padding of a MAC level packet when the MAC packet's length is less than the IP level packet length.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0338 Ritlabs Denial Of Service vulnerability in Rit Research Labs The Bat! MS DOS Device Name

The Bat! 1.53d and 1.54beta, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an attachment whose name includes an MS-DOS device name.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0333 Xtell Remote vulnerability in xtell Trusted TTY Device Name

Directory traversal vulnerability in xtell (xtelld) 1.91.1 and earlier, and 2.x before 2.7, allows remote attackers to read files with short names, and local users to read more files using a symlink with a short name, via a ..

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0331 Alcatech Gmbh Directory Traversal vulnerability in Alcatech Gmbh BPM Studio PRO 4.2

Directory traversal vulnerability in the HTTP server for BPM Studio Pro 4.2 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0325 Working Resources INC Directory Traversal vulnerability in Working Resources BadBlue Triple-Dot-Slash

Directory traversal vulnerability in BadBlue before 1.6.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ...

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0323 Nombas Remote Security vulnerability in Scriptease Webserver

comment2.jse in ScriptEase:WebServer allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by specifying the target file as an argument in the URL.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0321 Yahoo Unspecified vulnerability in Yahoo Messenger 5.0

Yahoo! Messenger 5.0 allows remote attackers to spoof other users by modifying the username and using the spoofed username for social engineering or denial of service (flooding) attacks.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0318 Freeradius Denial-Of-Service vulnerability in FreeRADIUS

FreeRADIUS RADIUS server allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a flood of Access-Request packets.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0314 Fasttrack
Grokster
Music City Networks
Denial Of Service vulnerability in FastTrack P2P Technology Message Service

fasttrack p2p, as used in (1) KaZaA before 1.5, (2) grokster, and (3) morpheus allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory exhaustion) via a series of client-to-client messages, which pops up new windows per message.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0312 Essen Directory Traversal vulnerability in Essen Essentia web Server 2.1

Directory traversal vulnerability in Essentia Web Server 2.1 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0146 Fetchmail Improper Input Validation vulnerability in Fetchmail

fetchmail email client before 5.9.10 does not properly limit the maximum number of messages available, which allows a remote IMAP server to overwrite memory via a message count that exceeds the boundaries of an array.

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2001-1300 Dynu Systems INC Directory Traversal vulnerability in Dynu Systems Inc. Dynu FTP Server 1.04/1.05

Directory traversal vulnerability in Dynu FTP server 1.05 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0349 Tiny Software Unspecified vulnerability in Tiny Software Tiny Personal Firewall 2.0.15

Tiny Personal Firewall (TPF) 2.0.15, under certain configurations, will pop up an alert to the system even when the screen is locked, which could allow an attacker with physical access to the machine to hide activities or bypass access restrictions.

4.6
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0343 Hotline Communications Unspecified vulnerability in Hotline Communications Hotline Connect 1.8.5

Hotline Client 1.8.5 stores sensitive user information, including passwords, in plaintext in the bookmarks file, which could allow local users with access to the bookmarks file to gain privileges by extracting the passwords.

4.6

1 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-06-25 CVE-2002-0334 Xtell Unspecified vulnerability in Xtell 1.91.1/2.6.1

xtell (xtelld) 1.91.1 and earlier, and 2.x before 2.7, allows local users to modify files via a symlink attack on the .xtell-log file.

2.1