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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0053

One-byte buffer overflow in replydirname function in BSD-based ftpd allows remote attackers to gain root privileges.
Publish Date : 2001-02-12 Last Update Date : 2017-10-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0053

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application David Madore Ftpd-bsd 0.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Netbsd Netbsd 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Openbsd Openbsd 2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Openbsd Openbsd 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Openbsd Openbsd 2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Openbsd Openbsd 2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Openbsd Openbsd 2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
David Madore Ftpd-bsd 1
Netbsd Netbsd 4
Openbsd Openbsd 5

- References For CVE-2001-0053
XF bsd-ftpd-replydirname-bo
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2000-018
BUGTRAQ 20001218 Trustix Security Advisory - ed, tcsh, and ftpd-BSD
OPENBSD 20001218
BID 2124 BSD ftpd Single Byte Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2000-12-18

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0053

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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