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CVE-1999-1030 Detail

Description

counter.exe 2.70 allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (hang) via an HTTP request that ends in %0A (newline), which causes a malformed entry in the counter log that produces an access violation.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/19/1999

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1030
Original release date:
05/19/1999
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=92713790426690&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19990519 Denial of Service in Counter.exe version 2.70
http://marc.info/?l=ntbugtraq&m=92707671717292&w=2 External Source NTBUGTRAQ 19990519 Denial of Service in Counter.exe version 2.70
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/267 Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 267

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/a:behold_software:web_page_counter:2.7

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