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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0661

Directory traversal vulnerability in Apache 2.0 through 2.0.39 on Windows, OS2, and Netware allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files and execute commands via .. (dot dot) sequences containing \ (backslash) characters.
Publish Date : 2002-08-12 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Execute CodeDirectory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.40:
Source: Apache

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Path vulnerability oval:org.apache.httpd:def:20020661
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0661

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.28 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.28 Beta Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.32 Beta Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.34 Beta Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.38 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 12

- References For CVE-2002-0661 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20020809 Apache 2.0 vulnerability affects non-Unix platforms
BUGTRAQ 20020816 Apache 2.0.39 directory traversal and path disclosure bug
BID 5434 Apache 2.0 Encoded Backslash Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
XF apache-access-data(9808)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0661

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