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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0798

Buffer overflow in the _maincfgret.cgi script for Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold before 8.03 Hotfix 1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long instancename parameter.
Publish Date : 2004-10-20 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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0798

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 7.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 7.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 8.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 8.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ipswitch Whatsup Gold 6

- References For CVE-2004-0798
IDEFENSE 20040825 Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
XF whatsup-maincfgret-bo(17111)
BID 11043 Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-01

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0798

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold 8.03 Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a buffer overflow in IPswitch WhatsUp Gold 8.03. By posting a long string for the value of 'instancename' in the _maincfgret.cgi script an attacker can overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system.
Module type : exploit Rank : great Platforms : Windows

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