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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0179

Buffer overflow in the COM Object Control Handler for Lotus Domino 6.0.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via multiple attack vectors, as demonstrated using the InitializeUsingNotesUserName method in the iNotes ActiveX control.
Publish Date : 2003-04-02 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0179

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Lotus Domino Web Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Lotus Notes Client 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Lotus Domino Web Server 1
IBM Lotus Notes Client 1

- References For CVE-2003-0179
BID 6872 IBM Lotus Notes and Domino COM Object Control Handler Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
XF lotus-notes-activex-bo(11339)
CERT CA-2003-11
CIAC N-065
CERT-VN VU#571297
BUGTRAQ 20030217 Lotus iNotes Client ActiveX Control Buffer Overrun (#NISR17022003c)
BUGTRAQ 20030217 Domino Advisories UPDATE
NTBUGTRAQ 20030217 Lotus iNotes Client ActiveX Control Buffer Overrun (#NISR17022003c) CONFIRM
NTBUGTRAQ 20030217 Domino Advisories UPDATE
VULNWATCH 20030217 Lotus iNotes Client ActiveX Control Buffer Overrun (#NISR17022003c)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0179

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