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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1442

Buffer overflow in innfeed for ISC InterNetNews (INN) before 2.3.0 allows local users in the "news" group to gain privileges via a long -c command line argument.
Publish Date : 2001-04-21 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1442

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application ISC INN 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application ISC INN 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application ISC INN 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application ISC INN 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application ISC INN 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application ISC INN 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
ISC INN 6

- References For CVE-2001-1442

http://securitytracker.com/id?1001353
SECTRACK 1001353
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/6398
XF innfeed-c-bo(6398)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/178011
BUGTRAQ 20010418 Re: Innfeed Buffer Overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2620
BID 2620 innfeed Command-Line Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2001-04-18
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/943536
CERT-VN VU#943536
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-04/0311.html
BUGTRAQ 20010418 Innfeed Buffer Overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1442

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


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