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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0473

Format string vulnerability in Mutt before 1.2.5 allows a remote malicious IMAP server to execute arbitrary commands.
Publish Date : 2001-06-27 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2001-03-09
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- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0473

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Conectiva Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Immunix Immunix 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Immunix Immunix 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Immunix Immunix 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mutt Mutt 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Linux 5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Linux 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Conectiva Linux 1
Immunix Immunix 3
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 5
Mutt Mutt 1
Redhat Linux 5

- References For CVE-2001-0473

http://www.osvdb.org/5615
OSVDB 5615
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-03/0246.html
BUGTRAQ 20010320 Trustix Security Advisory - mutt
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=98473109630421&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20010315 Immunix OS Security update for mutt
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2001/MDKSA-2001-031.php3
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2001-031
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2001-029.html
REDHAT RHSA-2001:029
http://xforce.iss.net/static/6235.php
XF mutt-imap-format-string(6235)
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000385
CONECTIVA CLA-2001:385

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0473

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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