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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0852

Format string vulnerability in send_message.c for Sylpheed-claws 0.9.4 through 0.9.6 allows remote SMTP servers to cause a denial of service (crash) in sylpheed via format strings in an error message.
Publish Date : 2003-11-17 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2003-0852

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Sylpheed Sylpheed 0.9.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Sylpheed Sylpheed 0.9.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Sylpheed Sylpheed 0.9.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Sylpheed-claws Sylpheed-claws 0.9.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Sylpheed-claws Sylpheed-claws 0.9.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Sylpheed-claws Sylpheed-claws 0.9.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Sylpheed Sylpheed 3
Sylpheed-claws Sylpheed-claws 3

- References For CVE-2003-0852
XF sylpheed-smtp-format-string(13508) CONFIRM
BID 8877 Sylpheed-Claws Mail Client SMTP Error Reporting Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
FULLDISC 20031022 Sylpheed-claws format string bug, yet still sylpheed much better than windows

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0852

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