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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0533

phpBB 1.4.4 and earlier with BBcode allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) and corrupt the database via null \0 characters within [code] tags.
Publish Date : 2002-08-12 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0533

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Phpbb Group Phpbb 1.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Phpbb Group Phpbb 7

- References For CVE-2002-0533
XF phpbb-bbcode-function-dos(8764)
BID 4434 PHPBB BBCode Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
BID 4432 PHPBB BBCode Database Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
VULNWATCH 20020404 [VulnWatch] (WSS-Advisories-02003) PHPBB BBcode Process Vulnerability
BUGTRAQ 20020404 (WSS-Advisories-02003) PHPBB BBcode Process Vulnerability
VULN-DEV 20020404 (WSS-Advisories-02003) PHPBB BBcode Process Vulnerability

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0533

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