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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0176

The printf wrappers in libsafe 2.0-11 and earlier do not properly handle argument indexing specifiers, which could allow attackers to exploit certain function calls through arguments that are not verified by libsafe.
Publish Date : 2002-04-22 Last Update Date : 2008-09-11
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0176

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Avaya Libsafe 1.3.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Avaya Libsafe 1.3.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Avaya Libsafe 2.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Avaya Libsafe 2.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Avaya Libsafe 2.0.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Avaya Libsafe 2.0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Avaya Libsafe 2.0.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Avaya Libsafe 7

- References For CVE-2002-0176
BID 4327 Libsafe Argument Number Format String Check Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2002-03-20
XF libsafe-argnum-protection-bypass(8594)
VULNWATCH 20020320 [VulnWatch] Bypassing libsafe format string protection
BUGTRAQ 20020320 Bypassing libsafe format string protection

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0176

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