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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1870

Simple Web Server (SWS) 0.0.4 through 0.1.0 does not properly handle when the recv function call fails, which may allow remote attackers to overwrite program data or perform actions on an uninitialized heap, leading to a denial of service and possibly code execution.
Publish Date : 2002-12-31 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) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1870

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application SWS Sws Simple Web Server 0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application SWS Sws Simple Web Server 0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application SWS Sws Simple Web Server 0.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application SWS Sws Simple Web Server 0.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
SWS Sws Simple Web Server 4

- References For CVE-2002-1870
BUGTRAQ 20020903 Re: SWS Web Server v0.1.0 Exploit
BID 5660 SWS Simple Web Server Stack Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2002-09-05
XF sws-webserver-recv-overwrite(10072)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1870

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