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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-1999-1020

Original release date: 09/18/1998
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The installation of Novell Netware NDS 5.99 provides an unauthenticated client with Read access for the tree, which allows remote attackers to access sensitive information such as users, groups, and readable objects via CX.EXE and NLIST.EXE.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 484
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: novell-nds(1364)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 19980918 NMRC Advisory - Default NDS Rights
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit

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