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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0062

Buffer overflow in ncurses 5.0, and the ncurses4 compatibility package as used in Red Hat Linux, allows local users to gain privileges, related to "routines for moving the physical cursor and scrolling."
Publish Date : 2002-03-08 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowGain privileges
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 2002-02-18
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- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0062

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 ARM Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 Ia-32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 Powerpc Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 68K Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 2.2 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Freebsd Freebsd 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Freebsd Freebsd 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Freebsd Freebsd 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 Sparc Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Linux 6.1 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Redhat Linux 7.0 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Redhat Linux 7.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Redhat Linux 7.1 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Redhat Linux 7.2 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Suse Suse Linux 6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Suse Suse Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 6
Freebsd Freebsd 10
Redhat Linux 8
Suse Suse Linux 3

- References For CVE-2002-0062

http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8222.php
XF gnu-ncurses-window-bo(8222)
http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-113
DEBIAN DSA-113
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2116
BID 2116 Multiple Vendor libncurses Terminfo Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2000-10-09
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-020.html
REDHAT RHSA-2002:020

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0062

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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