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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2002-0424 +Priv 2002-08-12 2008-09-05
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
efingerd 1.61 and earlier, when configured without the -u option, executes .efingerd files as the efingerd user (typically "nobody"), which allows local users to gain privileges as the efingerd user by modifying their own .efingerd file and running finger.
2 CVE-2002-0423 DoS Exec Code Overflow 2002-08-12 2008-09-05
Admin Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in efingerd 1.5 and earlier, and possibly up to 1.61, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a finger request from an IP address with a long hostname that is obtained via a reverse DNS lookup.
Total number of vulnerabilities : 2   Page : 1 (This Page)
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