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CVE-2000-0423 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in Netwin DNEWSWEB CGI program allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via long parameters such as group, cmd, and utag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/05/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0423
Original release date:
05/05/2000
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: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://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=95764950403250&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000505 Alert: DNewsWeb buffer overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1172 External Source BID 1172

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:netwin:dnews:5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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