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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1506

Buffer overflow in Linuxconf before 1.28r4 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long LINUXCONF_LANG environment variable, which overflows an error string that is generated.
Publish Date : 2003-04-02 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1506

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.1.6r10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.1.9r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.1.9r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.1r5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.3r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.3r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.4r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.4r4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.2.4r5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.27r5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.27r4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.27r3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.28r3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.28r2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 1.28r1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Jacques Gelinas Linuxconf 33

- References For CVE-2002-1506

http://www.solucorp.qc.ca/changes.hc?projet=linuxconf&version=1.28r4
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2002-q3/0093.html
VULNWATCH 20020828 iDEFENSE Security Advisory: Linuxconf locally exploitable buffer overflow
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-08/0304.html
BUGTRAQ 20020828 iDEFENSE Security Advisory: Linuxconf locally exploitable buffer overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5585
BID 5585 Linuxconf Local Environment Variable Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9980.php
XF linuxconf-linuxconflang-env-bo(9980)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1506

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


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