Vulnerability CVE-2002-0472


Published: 2002-08-12   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
MSN Messenger Service 3.6, and possibly other versions, uses weak authentication when exchanging messages between clients, which allows remote attackers to spoof messages from other users.

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None
Affected software
Microsoft -> Msn messenger 

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4316
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/262906
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8582.php
http://www.encode-sec.com/esp0202.pdf

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