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CVE-1999-1278 Detail

Description

nlog CGI scripts do not properly filter shell metacharacters from the IP address argument, which could allow remote attackers to execute certain commands via (1) nlog-smb.pl or (2) rpc-nlog.pl.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/25/1998

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:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=91470326629357&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=91471400632145&w=2
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1549
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1550

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/a:nlog:nlog

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1278
NVD Published Date:
12/25/1998
NVD Last Modified:
12/18/2017