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CVE-1999-0146 Detail

Current Description

The campas CGI program provided with some NCSA web servers allows an attacker to execute arbitrary commands via encoded carriage return characters in the query string, as demonstrated by reading the password file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/15/1997      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0146
Original release date:
07/15/1997
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
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1975 External Source BID 1975
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/298 External Source XF http-cgi-campas(298)

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/a:ncsa:campas
cpe:/a:ncsa:servers

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