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CVE-1999-1462 Detail

Current Description

Vulnerability in bb-hist.sh CGI History module in Big Brother 1.09b and 1.09c allows remote attackers to read portions of arbitrary files.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/16/2016      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1462
Original release date:
12/31/1999
Last revised:
12/18/2017
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:P/I:N/A:N) (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 unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bb4.com/README.CHANGES External Source CONFIRM http://bb4.com/README.CHANGES
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/13440 Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 19990426 FW: Security Notice: Big Brother 1.09b/c
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/142 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 142
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/3755 External Source XF http-cgi-bigbrother-bbhist(3755)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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