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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-2221

Buffer overflow in SoftCart.exe in Mercantec SoftCart 4.00b allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long parameter in an HTTP GET request.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-2221

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mercantec Softcart 4.00b Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mercantec Softcart 1

- References For CVE-2004-2221
OSVDB 9011
BID 10926 Mercantec Softcart CGI Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2004-08-12
XF softcart-softcartexecgi-bo(17008)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-2221

Mercantec SoftCart CGI Overflow
This is an exploit for an undisclosed buffer overflow in the SoftCart.exe CGI as shipped with Mercantec's shopping cart software. It is possible to execute arbitrary code by passing a malformed CGI parameter in an HTTP GET request. This issue is known to affect SoftCart version 4.00b.
Module type : exploit Rank : great Platforms : BSDi

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