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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1318

Buffer overflow in samba 2.2.2 through 2.2.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via an encrypted password that causes the overflow during decryption in which a DOS codepage string is converted to a little-endian UCS2 unicode string.
Publish Date : 2002-12-11 Last Update Date : 2018-05-02
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2002-11-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Samba Encrypted Password DoS oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1467 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1318

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application HP Cifs-9000 Server A.01.08 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application HP Cifs-9000 Server A.01.08.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application HP Cifs-9000 Server A.01.09 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Samba Samba 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Samba Samba 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Samba Samba 2.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Samba Samba 2.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Samba Samba 2.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS SGI Irix 6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS SGI Irix 6.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS SGI Irix 6.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS SGI Irix 6.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS SGI Irix 6.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS SGI Irix 6.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS SGI Irix 6.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS SGI Irix 6.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS SGI Irix 6.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SGI Irix 6.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SGI Irix 6.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS SGI Irix 6.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS SGI Irix 6.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS SGI Irix 6.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS SGI Irix 6.5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS SGI Irix 6.5.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS SGI Irix 6.5.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS SGI Irix 6.5.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS SGI Irix 6.5.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
HP Cifs-9000 Server 3
Samba Samba 5
SGI Irix 19

- References For CVE-2002-1318
XF samba-password-change-bo(10683)
BID 6210 Samba Server Encrypted Password Buffer Overrun Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
REDHAT RHSA-2002:266
SUSE SuSE-SA:2002:045
CERT-VN VU#958321
CIAC N-023
CIAC N-019
BUGTRAQ 20021121 GLSA: samba
BUGTRAQ 20021129 [OpenPKG-SA-2002.012] OpenPKG Security Advisory (samba)
SGI 20021204-01-I

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1318

Samba 2.2.2 - 2.2.6 nttrans Buffer Overflow
This module attempts to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability present in versions 2.2.2 through 2.2.6 of Samba. The Samba developers report this as: "Bug in the length checking for encrypted password change requests from clients." The bug was discovered and reported by the Debian Samba Maintainers.
Module type : exploit Rank : average Platforms : Linux

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