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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0549

The X Display Manager Control Protocol (XDMCP) support for GDM before 2.4.1.6 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a short authorization key name.
Publish Date : 2003-08-27 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 Service
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 low 2003-08-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
GDM X Display Manager Authorization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:129 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-2003-0549

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome GDM 2.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Gnome GDM 2.4.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Workstation Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Enterprise Server Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Enterprise Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Advanced Server Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Advanced Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 2.1 Workstation Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.0 Beta2.45 PPC Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.0 Beta2.45 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.2.3.1.20 Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.2.3.1.20 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.2.3.1.22 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.4.0.7.13 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Redhat Kdebase 2.4.1.3.5 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome GDM 8
Redhat Enterprise Linux 6
Redhat Kdebase 7
Redhat Linux Advanced Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2003-0549

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-259.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:259
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-258.html
REDHAT RHSA-2003:258
http://mail.gnome.org/archives/gnome-hackers/2003-August/msg00045.html CONFIRM
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000729
CONECTIVA CLA-2003:729

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0549

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


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