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CVE-1999-0710 Detail

Current Description

The Squid package in Red Hat Linux 5.2 and 6.0, and other distributions, installs cachemgr.cgi in a public web directory, which allows remote attackers to use it as an intermediary to connect to other systems.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/25/1999
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA--.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-576
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-May/msg00025.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/archives/rh52-errata-general.html#squid
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-1999-025.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-489.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2059
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2385

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10071
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10071

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0710
NVD Published Date:
07/25/1999
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018