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CVE-1999-1550 Detail

Description

bigconf.conf in F5 BIG/ip 2.1.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files by specifying the target file in the "file" parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/08/1999

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-1550
Original release date:
11/08/1999
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: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=94217006208374&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19991108 BigIP - bigconf.cgi holes
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94217879020184&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19991109 Re: BigIP - bigconf.cgi holes
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94225879703021&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 19991109
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7771.php External Source XF bigip-bigconf-view-files(7771)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/778 Vendor Advisory External Source BID 778

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:/a:f5:big-ip:2.0

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