CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0578

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Buffer overflow in 4D WebServer 6.7.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via an HTTP request with Basic Authentication containing a long (1) user name or (2) password.
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Date Entry Created
20020611 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20020611)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(5) Armstrong, Christey, Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:4d-webserver-authentication-bo(8996)
 Christey> A very similar issue was reported in the same version:
   BUGTRAQ:20020618 4D 6.7 DOS and Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
   URL:http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/277481
   
   That issue is being given a separate CAN, but it may in fact
   be a "dupe" of this issue, or at least it may need to be
   merged per CD:SF-LOC.

Proposed (Legacy)
20020611
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