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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0128

The try_uudecoding function in mail-format.c for Ximian Evolution Mail User Agent 1.2.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a malicious uuencoded (UUE) header, possibly triggering a heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2003-03-24 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 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 2003-03-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Ximian Evolution Mail User Agent uuencoded header Denial of Service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:107 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-2003-0128

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ximian Evolution 1.0.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ximian Evolution 1.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ximian Evolution 1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ximian Evolution 1.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ximian Evolution 1.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ximian Evolution 10

- References For CVE-2003-0128
BUGTRAQ 20030321 GLSA: evolution (200303-18)
GENTOO GLSA-200303-18
REDHAT RHSA-2003:108
BUGTRAQ 20030319 CORE-2003-03-04-01: Multiple vulnerabilities in Ximian 's Evolution Mail User Agent
BID 7117 Ximian Evolution UUEncoding Parsing Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:107

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0128

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