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CVE-1999-0270 Detail

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in pfdispaly.cgi program (sometimes referred to as "pfdisplay") for SGI's Performer API Search Tool (performer_tools) allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/03/1998
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/19980401-01-P
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/i-041.shtml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/64
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/810

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/o:sgi:irix:6.2
cpe:/o:sgi:irix:6.3
cpe:/o:sgi:irix:6.4

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0270
NVD Published Date:
04/03/1998
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018