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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0940

Buffer overflow in the GUI authentication code of Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 Management Server 4.0 and 4.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long user name.
Publish Date : 2001-09-21 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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0940

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Checkpoint Firewall-1 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Checkpoint Firewall-1 2

- References For CVE-2001-0940
BUGTRAQ 20011128 Firewall-1 remote SYSTEM shell buffer overflow
OSVDB 1951
BUGTRAQ 20010919 Check Point FireWall-1 GUI Log Viewer vulnerability (vuldb 3336)
BID 3336 Check Point Firewall-1 GUI Log Viewer Vulnerability Release Date:2001-09-12
CHECKPOINT 20010919 GUI Buffer Overflow
WIN2KSEC 20010921 Check Point FireWall-1 GUI Buffer Overflow
BUGTRAQ 20011130 Fw: Firewall-1 remote SYSTEM shell buffer overflow
XF fw1-log-viewer-bo(7145)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0940

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