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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      Last Modified:  07/25/1999      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0710
Original release date:
07/25/1999
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://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA--.shtml External Source FEDORA FLSA-2006:152809
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-576 External Source DEBIAN DSA-576
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-May/msg00025.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2005-373
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/archives/rh52-errata-general.html#squid External Source CONFIRM http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/archives/rh52-errata-general.html#squid
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-1999-025.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-1999:025
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-489.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:489
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2059 External Source BID 2059
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/2385 External Source XF http-cgi-cachemgr(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

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/o:redhat:linux:5.2
cpe:/o:redhat:linux:6.0

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