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CVE-2001-1228

CVE information

Published

21 years ago

Last Modified

14 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Buffer overflows in gzip 1.3x, 1.2.4, and other versions might allow attackers to execute code via a long file name, possibly remotely if gzip is run on an FTP server..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:1.2.4a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -