Weekly Vulnerabilities Reports > July 1 to 7, 2002

Overview

60 new vulnerabilities reported during this period, including 5 critical vulnerabilities and 40 high severity vulnerabilities. This weekly summary report vulnerabilities in 52 products from 29 vendors including Microsoft, Oracle, Openbsd, IBM, and SGI. Vulnerabilities are notably categorized as and "Improper Authentication".

  • 52 reported vulnerabilities are remotely exploitables.
  • 1 reported vulnerabilities are related to weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten.
  • 60 reported vulnerabilities are exploitable by an anonymous user.
  • Microsoft has the most reported vulnerabilities, with 12 reported vulnerabilities.
  • Openbsd has the most reported critical vulnerabilities, with 2 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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5 Critical Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0640 Openbsd Buffer Overflow vulnerability in OpenSSH Challenge-Response

Buffer overflow in sshd in OpenSSH 2.3.1 through 3.3 may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large number of responses during challenge response authentication when OpenBSD is using PAM modules with interactive keyboard authentication (PAMAuthenticationViaKbdInt).

10.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0639 Openbsd Buffer Overflow vulnerability in OpenSSH Challenge-Response

Integer overflow in sshd in OpenSSH 2.9.9 through 3.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code during challenge response authentication (ChallengeResponseAuthentication) when OpenSSH is using SKEY or BSD_AUTH authentication.

10.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0539 Demarc Security SQL Injection vulnerability in Demarc PureSecure Authentication Check

Demarc PureSecure 1.05 allows remote attackers to gain administrative privileges via a SQL injection attack in a session ID that is stored in the s_key cookie.

10.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0537 Stepweb Unspecified vulnerability in Stepweb SWS 2.5

The admin.html file in StepWeb Search Engine (SWS) 2.5 stores passwords in links to manager.pl, which allows remote attackers who can access the admin.html file to gain administrative privileges to SWS.

10.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0359 SGI Authentication vulnerability in SGI IRIX rpc.xfsmd Weak

xfsmd for IRIX 6.5 through 6.5.16 uses weak authentication, which allows remote attackers to call dangerous RPC functions, including those that can mount or unmount xfs file systems, to gain root privileges.

10.0

40 High Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0652 SGI Unspecified vulnerability in SGI Irix

xfsmd for IRIX 6.5 through 6.5.16 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters that are not properly filtered from several calls to the popen() function, such as export_fs().

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0651 ISC Buffer Overflow vulnerability in ISC Bind 9.4.0

Buffer overflow in the DNS resolver code used in libc, glibc, and libbind, as derived from ISC BIND, allows remote malicious DNS servers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the stub resolvers.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0623 Microsoft Buffer Overflow Variation vulnerability in Microsoft Commerce Server ISAPI

Buffer overflow in AuthFilter ISAPI filter on Microsoft Commerce Server 2000 and 2002 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via long authentication data, aka "New Variant of the ISAPI Filter Buffer Overrun".

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0622 Microsoft Local Command Execution vulnerability in Microsoft Commerce Server 2000

The Office Web Components (OWC) package installer for Microsoft Commerce Server 2000 allows remote attackers to execute commands by passing the commands as input to the OWC package installer, aka "OWC Package Command Execution".

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0615 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel and Office

The Windows Media Active Playlist in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1 stores information in a well known location on the local file system, allowing attackers to execute HTML scripts in the Local Computer zone, aka "Media Playback Script Invocation".

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0573 SUN Unspecified vulnerability in SUN Solaris and Sunos

Format string vulnerability in RPC wall daemon (rpc.rwalld) for Solaris 2.5.1 through 8 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format strings in a message that is not properly provided to the syslog function when the wall command cannot be executed.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0571 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Oracle9I 9.0/9.0.1

Oracle Oracle9i database server 9.0.1.x allows local users to access restricted data via a SQL query using ANSI outer join syntax.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0569 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Application Server 1.0.2

Oracle 9i Application Server allows remote attackers to bypass access restrictions for configuration files via a direct request to the XSQL Servlet (XSQLServlet).

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0567 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Database Server, Oracle8I and Oracle9I

Oracle 8i and 9i with PL/SQL package for External Procedures (EXTPROC) allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and execute arbitrary functions by using the TNS Listener to directly connect to the EXTPROC process.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0564 Oracle Security Bypass vulnerability in Oracle9i Developer Edition

PL/SQL module 3.0.9.8.2 in Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x allows remote attackers to bypass authentication for a Database Access Descriptor (DAD) by modifying the URL to reference an alternate DAD that already has valid credentials.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0561 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle products

The default configuration of the PL/SQL Gateway web administration interface in Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x uses null authentication, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges and modify DAD settings.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0559 Oracle Buffer Overflows vulnerability in Oracle 9iAS Apache PL/SQL Module

Buffer overflows in PL/SQL module 3.0.9.8.2 in Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via (1) a long help page request without a dadname, which overflows the resulting HTTP Location header, (2) a long HTTP request to the plsql module, (3) a long password in the HTTP Authorization, (4) a long Access Descriptor (DAD) password in the addadd form, or (5) a long cache directory name.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0557 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 3.0

Vulnerability in OpenBSD 3.0, when using YP with netgroups in the password database, causes (1) rexec or (2) rsh to run another user's shell, or (3) atrun to change to a different user's directory, possibly due to memory allocation failures or an incorrect call to auth_approval().

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0555 IBM Unspecified vulnerability in IBM Informix web Datablade

IBM Informix Web DataBlade 4.12 unescapes user input even if an application has escaped it, which could allow remote attackers to execute SQL code in a web form even when the developer has attempted to escape it.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0554 IBM SQL Injection vulnerability in IBM Informix web Datablade 4.10/4.11/4.12

webdriver in IBM Informix Web DataBlade 4.12 allows remote attackers to bypass user access levels or read arbitrary files via a SQL injection attack in an HTTP request.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0553 Turnkey Solutions Unspecified vulnerability in Turnkey Solutions Sunshop Shopping Cart

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in SunShop 2.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to gain administrative privileges to SunShop by injecting the script into fields during new customer registration.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0552 Melange Remote Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Melange Chat System 2.0.2Beta2

Multiple buffer overflows in Melange Chat server 2.02 allow remote or local attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) a long argument in the /yell command, (2) long lines in the /etc/melange.conf configuration file, (3) long file names, or possibly other attacks.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0551 GCF Unspecified vulnerability in GCF Dynamic Guestbook 3.0

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in Dynamic Guestbook 3.0 allows remote attackers to execute code in clients who access guestbook pages via the parameters (1) name, (2) mail, or (3) kommentar.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0550 GCF Remote Command Execution vulnerability in GCF Dynamic Guestbook 3.0

Dynamic Guestbook 3.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in the gbdaten parameter.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0549 Anthill Unspecified vulnerability in Anthill

Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in Anthill allow remote attackers to execute script as other Anthill users.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0548 Anthill Authentication Bypass vulnerability in Anthill postbug.php

Anthill allows remote attackers to bypass authentication and file bug reports by directly accessing the postbug.php program instead of enterbug.php.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0547 Nullsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Nullsoft Winamp Minibrowser ID3v2

Buffer overflow in the mini-browser for Winamp 2.79 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string in the title field of an ID3v2 tag.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0546 Nullsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Nullsoft Winamp 2.78/2.79

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in the mini-browser for Winamp 2.78 and 2.79 allows remote attackers to execute script via an ID3v1 or ID3v2 tag in an MP3 file.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0541 IBM Buffer Overflow vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 4.2/4.2.1

Buffer overflow in Tivoli Storage Manager TSM (1) Server or Storage Agents 3.1 through 5.1, and (2) the TSM Client Acceptor Service 4.2 and 5.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long HTTP GET request to port 1580 or port 1581.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0540 Nortel Unspecified vulnerability in Nortel CVX 1800 Multi-Service Access Switch 3.6.3

Nortel CVX 1800 is installed with a default "public" community string, which allows remote attackers to read usernames and passwords and modify the CVX configuration.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0538 Symantec Unspecified vulnerability in Symantec products

FTP proxy in Symantec Raptor Firewall 6.5.3 and Enterprise 7.0 rewrites an FTP server's "FTP PORT" responses in a way that allows remote attackers to redirect FTP data connections to arbitrary ports, a variant of the "FTP bounce" vulnerability.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0536 Phpgroupware Unspecified vulnerability in PHPgroupware 0.9.13

PHPGroupware 0.9.12 and earlier, when running with the magic_quotes_gpc feature disabled, allows remote attackers to compromise the database via a SQL injection attack.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0392 Apache
Debian
Apache 1.3 through 1.3.24, and Apache 2.0 through 2.0.36, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a chunk-encoded HTTP request that causes Apache to use an incorrect size.
7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0378 Astart Technologies Remote Print Submission vulnerability in Astart Technologies Lprng 3.7.4/3.8.9

The default configuration of LPRng print spooler in Red Hat Linux 7.0 through 7.3, Mandrake 8.1 and 8.2, and other operating systems, accepts print jobs from arbitrary remote hosts.

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0372 Microsoft Path Disclosure vulnerability in Windows Media Player IE Cache

Microsoft Windows Media Player versions 6.4 and 7.1 and Media Player for Windows XP allow remote attackers to bypass Internet Explorer's (IE) security mechanisms and run code via an executable .wma media file with a license installation requirement stored in the IE cache, aka the "Cache Path Disclosure via Windows Media Player".

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0371 Microsoft
University OF Minnesota
Buffer overflow in gopher client for Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.1 through 6.0, Proxy Server 2.0, or ISA Server 2000 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a gopher:// URL that redirects the user to a real or simulated gopher server that sends a long response.
7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0364 Microsoft Heap Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft products

Buffer overflow in the chunked encoding transfer mechanism in IIS 4.0 and 5.0 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via the processing of HTR request sessions, aka "Heap Overrun in HTR Chunked Encoding Could Enable Web Server Compromise."

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0187 Microsoft Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft SQL Server 2000

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in the SQLXML component of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 allows an attacker to execute arbitrary script via the root parameter as part of an XML SQL query, aka "Script Injection via XML Tag."

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0186 Microsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft SQL Server 2000

Buffer overflow in the SQLXML ISAPI extension of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via data queries with a long content-type parameter, aka "Unchecked Buffer in SQLXML ISAPI Extension."

7.5
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0631 SGI Unspecified vulnerability in SGI Irix

Unknown vulnerability in nveventd in NetVisualyzer on SGI IRIX 6.5 through 6.5.16 allows local users to write arbitrary files and gain root privileges.

7.2
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0572 Freebsd
Openbsd
SUN
FreeBSD 4.5 and earlier, and possibly other BSD-based operating systems, allows local users to write to or read from restricted files by closing the file descriptors 0 (standard input), 1 (standard output), or 2 (standard error), which may then be reused by a called setuid process that intended to perform I/O on normal files.
7.2
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0544 Aprelium Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Aprelium Technologies Abyss web Server 1.0

Aprelium Abyss Web Server (abyssws) before 1.0.3 stores the administrative console password in plaintext in the abyss.conf file, which allows local users with access to the file to gain privileges.

7.2
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0542 Openbsd Unspecified vulnerability in Openbsd 2.9/3.0

mail in OpenBSD 2.9 and 3.0 processes a tilde (~) escape character in a message even when it is not in interactive mode, which could allow local users to gain root privileges via calls to mail in cron.

7.2
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0373 Microsoft Privilege Escalation vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1

The Windows Media Device Manager (WMDM) Service in Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.1 on Windows 2000 systems allows local users to obtain LocalSystem rights via a program that calls the WMDM service to connect to an invalid local storage device, aka "Privilege Elevation through Windows Media Device Manager Service".

7.2
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0366 Microsoft Remote Access Service Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows NT and Windows XP

Buffer overflow in Remote Access Service (RAS) phonebook for Windows NT 4.0, 2000, XP, and Routing and Remote Access Server (RRAS) allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the rasphone.pbk file to use a long dial-up entry.

7.2

13 Medium Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0621 Microsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Commerce Server 2000

Buffer overflow in the Office Web Components (OWC) package installer used by Microsoft Commerce Server 2000 allows remote attackers to cause the process to fail or run arbitrary code in the LocalSystem security context via certain input to the OWC package installer.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0620 Microsoft Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Commerce Server 2000

Buffer overflow in the Profile Service of Microsoft Commerce Server 2000 allows remote attackers to cause the server to fail or run arbitrary code in the LocalSystem security context via an input field using an affected API.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0574 Freebsd Denial Of Service vulnerability in Freebsd 4.5

Memory leak in FreeBSD 4.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory exhaustion) via ICMP echo packets that trigger a bug in ip_output() in which the reference count for a routing table entry is not decremented, which prevents the entry from being removed.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0566 Oracle Denial of Service vulnerability in Oracle 9iAS Apache PL/SQL Module

PL/SQL module 3.0.9.8.2 in Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an HTTP Authorization header without an authentication type.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0565 Oracle Information Disclosure vulnerability in Oracle products

Oracle 9iAS 1.0.2.x compiles JSP files in the _pages directory with world-readable permissions under the web root, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information derived from the JSP code, including usernames and passwords, via a direct HTTP request to _pages.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0563 Oracle Improper Authentication vulnerability in Oracle products

The default configuration of Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x allows remote anonymous users to access sensitive services without authentication, including Dynamic Monitoring Services (1) dms0, (2) dms/DMSDump, (3) servlet/DMSDump, (4) servlet/Spy, (5) soap/servlet/Spy, and (6) dms/AggreSpy; and Oracle Java Process Manager (7) oprocmgr-status and (8) oprocmgr-service, which can be used to control Java processes.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0562 Oracle Information Disclosure vulnerability in Oracle products

The default configuration of Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x running Oracle JSP or SQLJSP stores globals.jsa under the web root, which allows remote attackers to gain sensitive information including usernames and passwords via a direct HTTP request to globals.jsa.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0560 Oracle Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle products

PL/SQL module 3.0.9.8.2 in Oracle 9i Application Server 1.0.2.x allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via the OWA_UTIL stored procedures (1) OWA_UTIL.signature, (2) OWA_UTIL.listprint, or (3) OWA_UTIL.show_query_columns.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0558 Typsoft Directory Traversal vulnerability in TYPSoft FTP Server

Directory traversal vulnerability in TYPSoft FTP server 0.97.1 and earlier allows a remote authenticated user (possibly anonymous) to list arbitrary directories via a ..

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0556 Deep Forest Software Unspecified vulnerability in Deep Forest Software Quik-Serv Webserver 1.1B

Directory traversal vulnerability in Quik-Serv HTTP server 1.1B allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a ..

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0545 Cisco Denial of Service vulnerability in Cisco Aironet Telnet Authentication

Cisco Aironet before 11.21 with Telnet enabled allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reboot) via a series of login attempts with invalid usernames and passwords.

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0543 Aprelium Technologies Unspecified vulnerability in Aprelium Technologies Abyss web Server 1.0

Directory traversal vulnerability in Aprelium Abyss Web Server (abyssws) before 1.0.0.2 allows remote attackers to read files outside the web root, including the abyss.conf file, via URL-encoded ..

5.0
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0535 Postboard
Postnuke Software Foundation
Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in PostBoard 2.0.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute script as other users via (1) an [IMG] tag when BBCode is enabled, or (2) in a topic title.
5.0

2 Low Vulnerabilities

DATE CVE VENDOR VULNERABILITY CVSS
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0570 Linux Unspecified vulnerability in Linux Kernel

The encrypted loop device in Linux kernel 2.4.10 and earlier does not authenticate the entity that is encrypting data, which allows local users to modify encrypted data without knowing the key.

2.1
2002-07-03 CVE-2002-0568 Oracle Information Disclosure vulnerability in Oracle Application Server, Oracle8I and Oracle9I

Oracle 9i Application Server stores XSQL and SOAP configuration files insecurely, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information including usernames and passwords by requesting (1) XSQLConfig.xml or (2) soapConfig.xml through a virtual directory.

2.1