CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0971

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Description
Vulnerability in VNC, TightVNC, and TridiaVNC allows local users to execute arbitrary code as LocalSystem by using the Win32 Messaging System to bypass the VNC GUI and access the "Add new clients" dialogue box.
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Date Entry Created
20020821 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)
Modified (20050610)
Votes (Legacy)
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Armstrong, Cole, Cox, Foat
REVIEWING(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:vnc-win32-messaging-privileges(9979)

Proposed (Legacy)
20020830
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