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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0651

Buffer overflow in the DNS resolver code used in libc, glibc, and libbind, as derived from ISC BIND, allows remote malicious DNS servers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the stub resolvers.
Publish Date : 2002-07-03 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute 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 important 2002-06-26
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer Overflow in DNS Resolver Library oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4190 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0651

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application ISC Bind 9.4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
ISC Bind 1

- References For CVE-2002-0651
BUGTRAQ 20020626 Remote buffer overflow in resolver code of libc
BUGTRAQ 20020704 [OpenPKG-SA-2002.006] OpenPKG Security Advisory (bind)
REDHAT RHSA-2002:133
REDHAT RHSA-2002:139
REDHAT RHSA-2002:167
REDHAT RHSA-2003:154
SGI 20020701-01-I
BID 5100 Multiple Vendor libc DNS Resolver Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
REDHAT RHSA-2002:119
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2002-006
CERT CA-2002-19
XF dns-resolver-lib-bo(9432)
NTBUGTRAQ 20020703 Buffer overflow and DoS i BIND
CERT-VN VU#803539
ENGARDE ESA-20020724-018
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4190

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0651

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