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CVE-1999-0145 Detail

Description

Sendmail WIZ command enabled, allowing root access.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/30/1993

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.alw.nih.gov/Security/Docs/admin-guide-to-cracking.101.html
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1990-11.html US Government Resource
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1993-14.html US Government Resource
http://www2.dataguard.no/bugtraq/1995_1/0332.html

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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cpe:2.3:a:eric_allman:sendmail:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0145
NVD Published Date:
09/30/1993
NVD Last Modified:
09/09/2008