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CVE-1999-1520 Detail

Description

A configuration problem in the Ad Server Sample directory (AdSamples) in Microsoft Site Server 3.0 allows an attacker to obtain the SITE.CSC file, which exposes sensitive SQL database information.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/11/1999

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1520
Original release date:
05/11/1999
Last revised:
10/09/2017
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://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=92647407227303&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19990511 [ALERT] Site Server 3.0 May Expose SQL IDs and PSWs
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/256 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 256
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/2270 External Source XF siteserver-site-csc(2270)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/a:microsoft:site_server:3.0

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