Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0798

Buffer overflow in the _maincfgret.cgi script for Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold before 8.03 Hotfix 1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long instancename parameter.
Vulnerability category: OverflowExecute code
Published 2004-10-20 04:00:00
Updated 2017-10-05 01:29:01
Source MITRE
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At least one public exploit which can be used to exploit this vulnerability exists!

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2004-0798

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 94.48%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 99 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

Metasploit modules for CVE-2004-0798

  • Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold 8.03 Buffer Overflow
    Disclosure Date : 2004-08-25
    This module exploits a buffer overflow in IPswitch WhatsUp Gold 8.03. By posting a long string for the value of 'instancename' in the _maincfgret.cgi script an attacker can overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system. Authors: - MC <[email protected]>

CVSS scores for CVE-2004-0798

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References for CVE-2004-0798

Products affected by CVE-2004-0798

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