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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-2196

Samba before 2.2.5 does not properly terminate the enum_csc_policy data structure, which may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a buffer overflow attack.
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

This issue did not affect the versions of Samba as distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-2196

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Samba Samba 1.9.17 P3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Samba Samba 1.9.17 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Samba Samba 1.9.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Samba Samba 1.9.17 P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Samba Samba 1.9.17 P4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Samba Samba 1.9.18 P3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Samba Samba 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Samba Samba 2.0.5a Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Samba Samba 2.2a Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Samba Samba 2.2.1a Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Samba Samba 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Samba Samba 2.2.3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Samba Samba 2.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Samba Samba 21

- References For CVE-2002-2196
MLIST [samba-technical] 20020613 struct enum_csc_policy isn't terminated
REDHAT RHBA-2002:209
BID 5587 Samba Improperly Terminated Struct Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2002-08-28
XF samba-memory-structure-bo(10010)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-2196

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