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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0744

The fetchnews NNTP client in leafnode 1.9.3 to 1.9.41 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process hang and termination) via certain malformed Usenet news articles that cause fetchnews to hang while waiting for input.
Publish Date : 2003-10-20 Last Update Date : 2016-10-18
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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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0744

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.21 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.22 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.23 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.24 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.25 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.26 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.27 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.29 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.30 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.31 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.35 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.36 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.37 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.38 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.39 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.40 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Leafnode Leafnode 1.9.41 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Leafnode Leafnode 19

- References For CVE-2003-0744
BUGTRAQ 20030904 leafnode 1.9.3 - 1.9.41 security announcement SA-2003-01
VULNWATCH 20030903 leafnode 1.9.3 - 1.9.41 security announcement SA-2003-01 CONFIRM
BID 8541 Leafnode fetchnews Client Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2003-09-04
OSVDB 6452

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0744

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