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CVE-2000-0342 Detail

Description

Eudora 4.x allows remote attackers to bypass the user warning for executable attachments such as .exe, .com, and .bat by using a .lnk file that refers to the attachment, aka "Stealth Attachment."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/28/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0342
Original release date:
04/28/2000
Last revised:
09/10/2008
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:N/I:P/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 modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1005-200-1773077.html?tag=st.ne.fd.lthd.1005-200-1773077 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1005-200-1773077.html?tag=st.ne.fd.lthd.1005-200-1773077
http://www.peacefire.org/security/stealthattach/explanation.html External Source MISC http://www.peacefire.org/security/stealthattach/explanation.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1157 External Source BID 1157

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