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CVE-1999-0039 Detail

Current Description

webdist CGI program (webdist.cgi) in SGI IRIX allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the distloc parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/06/1997      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0039
Original release date:
05/06/1997
Last revised:
09/09/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(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:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/19970501-02-PX External Source SGI 19970501-02-PX
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1997-12.html US Government Resource External Source CERT CA-1997-12
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/374 External Source BID 374
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/333 External Source XF http-sgi-webdist(333)

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