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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2001-1413
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:26:29
Published 23 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Stack-based buffer overflow in the comprexx function for ncompress 4.2.4 and earlier, when used in situations that cross security boundaries (such as FTP server), may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename argument.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Ncompress 4.2.4


CERT-VN - VU#176363

REDHAT - RHSA-2004:536

GENTOO - GLSA-200410-08

XF - ncompress-filename-bo(10619)

VULN-DEV - 20010621 New bugs, old bugs

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:40