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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0886

Buffer overflow in glob function of glibc allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a glob pattern that ends in a brace "{" character.
Publish Date : 2001-12-21 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
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 2001-12-14
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- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0886

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Linux 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Redhat Linux 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Redhat Linux 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Redhat Linux 4

- References For CVE-2001-0886

http://download.immunix.org/ImmunixOS/7.0/updates/IMNX-2001-70-037-01
IMMUNIX IMNX-2001-70-037-01
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-103
DEBIAN DSA-103
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/m-029.shtml
CIAC M-029
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/2001/MDKSA-2001-095.php3
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2001:095
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/advisories/other_advisory-1752.html
ENGARDE ESA-20011217-01
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3707
BID 3707 Glibc File Globbing Heap Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2001-12-17
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/245956
BUGTRAQ 20011217 [Global InterSec 2001121001] glibc globbing issues.
http://www1.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=HPSBTL0112-008
HP HPSBTL0112-008
http://xforce.iss.net/static/7705.php
XF glibc-glob-bo(7705)
http://sources.redhat.com/ml/bug-glibc/2001-11/msg00109.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2001-160.html
REDHAT RHSA-2001:160
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000447
CONECTIVA CLA-2002:447

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0886

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


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