CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2003-0709

Published: Oct 20, 2003 | Modified: Sep 10, 2008
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Buffer overflow in the whois client, which is not setuid but is sometimes called from within CGI programs, may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long command line option.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Whois Whois 4.5.7 4.5.7
Whois Whois 4.6.6 4.6.6

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