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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0026

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the error handling routines of the minires library, as used in the NSUPDATE capability for ISC DHCPD 3.0 through 3.0.1RC10, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a DHCP message containing a long hostname.
Publish Date : 2003-01-17 Last Update Date : 2017-07-10
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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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat 2003-01-15
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- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0026

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application ISC Dhcpd 3.0.1 RC5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
ISC Dhcpd 9

- References For CVE-2003-0026
CERT CA-2003-01
CIAC N-031
CERT-VN VU#284857
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2003.002
REDHAT RHSA-2003:011
BID 6627 ISC DHCPD NSUPDATE MiniRes Library Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-07-11
SECTRACK 1005924
XF dhcpd-minires-multiple-bo(11073)
BUGTRAQ 20030122 [ [slackware-security] New DHCP packages available]
SUSE SuSE-SA:2003:0006

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0026

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