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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-2401

NT Virtual DOS Machine (NTVDM.EXE) in Windows 2000, NT and XP does not verify user execution permissions for 16-bit executable files, which allows local users to bypass the loader and execute arbitrary programs.
Publish Date : 2002-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.6
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-2401

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP3 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 Datacenter Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP3 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP1 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP3 Datacenter Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP3 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 Datacenter Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP5 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP1 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP4 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 Sp6a Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP3 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP6 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP2 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP4 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 Sp6a Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP3 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP6 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP2 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP5 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP1 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP3 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP6 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP2 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP5 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP1 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP4 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP6 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP2 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP5 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP1 Terminal Srv Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP4 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 Sp6a Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 OS Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0 SP3 Enterprise Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 PRO Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 OS Microsoft Windows Xp Home Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 OS Microsoft Windows Xp PRO Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP1 Home Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 OS Microsoft Windows-nt 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 2000 16
Microsoft Windows Nt 28
Microsoft Windows Xp 4
Microsoft Windows-nt 1

- References For CVE-2002-2401

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0211.html
BUGTRAQ 20020918 Execution Rights Not Checked Correctly For 16-bit Applications
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;%5BLN%5D;319458
MSKB 319458
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5740
BID 5740 Windows 2000/NT/XP 16-bit Application Permission Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2002-09-18
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10132.php
XF win-execute-permissions-16bit(10132)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-2401

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


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