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CVE-2000-0024 Detail

Description

IIS does not properly canonicalize URLs, potentially allowing remote attackers to bypass access restrictions in third-party software via escape characters, aka the "Escape Character Parsing" vulnerability.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/21/1999

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;%5BLN%5D;Q246401
http://www.acrossecurity.com/aspr/ASPR-1999-11-10-1-PUB.txt
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms99-061.asp

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0024
NVD Published Date:
12/21/1999
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008