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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1654

iPlanet Web Server Enterprise Edition and Netscape Enterprise Server 4.0 and 4.1 allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP Basic Authentication via the wp-force-auth Web Publisher command, which provides a distinct attack vector and may make it easier to conduct brute force password guessing without detection.
Publish Date : 2002-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1654

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Iplanet Iplanet Web Server Enterprise 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Iplanet Iplanet Web Server Enterprise 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Iplanet Iplanet Web Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Netscape Enterprise Server 3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Iplanet Iplanet Web Server 3
Netscape Enterprise Server 8

- References For CVE-2002-1654
VULNWATCH 20020109 Netscape publishing wp-force-auth command
SECTRACK 1003157
XF netscape-enterprise-http-brute-force(7845)
BID 3831 Netscape Enterprise Web Server Brute Force Authentication Attacks Vulnerability Release Date:2002-01-09

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1654

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

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