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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1381

Format string vulnerability in daemon.c for Exim 4.x through 4.10, and 3.x through 3.36, allows exim administrative users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the pid_file_path value.
Publish Date : 2002-12-23 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) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1381

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application University Of Cambridge Exim 3.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application University Of Cambridge Exim 3.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application University Of Cambridge Exim 4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
University Of Cambridge Exim 3

- References For CVE-2002-1381
XF exim-daemonc-format-string(10761)
BID 6314 Exim Internet Mailer Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2002-12-04 CONFIRM
MLIST [Exim] 20021204 Minor security problem in both Exim 3 and 4
GENTOO GLSA-200212-5
BUGTRAQ 20021204 Local root vulnerability found in exim 4.x (and 3.x)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1381

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