the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
  Take a third party risk management course for FREE
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0679

Buffer overflow in Common Desktop Environment (CDE) ToolTalk RPC database server (rpc.ttdbserverd) allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an argument to the _TT_CREATE_FILE procedure.
Publish Date : 2002-09-05 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Solaris 7 CDE ToolTalk Database Heap Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:177 unix
Solaris 8 CDE ToolTalk Database Heap Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:192 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-2002-0679

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Caldera Openunix 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Caldera Unixware 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Caldera Unixware 7.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Caldera Unixware 7.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Compaq Tru64 4.0f * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Compaq Tru64 4.0g * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Compaq Tru64 5.0a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Compaq Tru64 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Compaq Tru64 5.1a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS HP Hp-ux 10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS HP Hp-ux 10.20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS HP Hp-ux 10.24 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS HP Hp-ux 11.00 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS HP Hp-ux 11.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS IBM AIX 4.3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS IBM AIX 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS SUN Solaris 2.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS SUN Solaris 9.0 * Sparc * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS SUN Sunos 5.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS SUN Sunos 5.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS SUN Sunos 5.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Xi Graphics Dextop 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Caldera Openunix 1
Caldera Unixware 3
Compaq Tru64 5
HP Hp-ux 5
SUN Solaris 2
SUN Sunos 3
Xi Graphics Dextop 1

- References For CVE-2002-0679
BID 5444 Multiple Vendor CDE ToolTalk Database Server Heap Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2002-08-12
XF tooltalk-ttdbserverd-ttcreatefile-bo(9822)
CERT CA-2002-26
BUGTRAQ 20020812 ENTERCEPT RICOCHET ADVISORY: Multi-Vendor CDE ToolTalk Database
HP HPSBUX0207-199
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:192
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:177

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0679

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.