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Overview

Vulnerability Score 3.6 3.6
CVE Id CVE-2002-2401
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:17:16
Published 31 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-2401

Summary

NT Virtual DOS Machine (NTVDM.EXE) in Windows 2000, NT and XP does not verify user execution permissions for 16-bit executable files, which allows local users to bypass the loader and execute arbitrary programs.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0

  • Microsoft Windows Xp

  • Microsoft Windows-nt 4.0


References

BID - 5740

XF - win-execute-permissions-16bit(10132)

MSKB - 319458

BUGTRAQ - 20020918 Execution Rights Not Checked Correctly For 16-bit Applications


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:44