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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1066

Buffer overflow in the syslog daemon for Solaris 2.6 through 9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (syslogd crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via long syslog UDP packets.
Publish Date : 2003-12-31 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-1066

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS SUN Solaris 2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS SUN Solaris 2.6 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS SUN Solaris 7.0 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS SUN Solaris 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS SUN Solaris 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 X86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SUN Solaris 8

- References For CVE-2003-1066
BUGTRAQ 20030604 Solaris syslogd overflow
XF sun-syslogd-bo(12194)
BID 7820 Sun Solaris Syslogd UDP Packet Buffer Overflow Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2003-06-05

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1066

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