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CVE-2000-0627 Detail

Description

BlackBoard CourseInfo 4.0 does not properly authenticate users, which allows local users to modify CourseInfo database information and gain privileges by directly calling the supporting CGI programs such as user_update_passwd.pl and user_update_admin.pl.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/18/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0627
Original release date:
07/18/2000
Last revised:
10/09/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0254.html Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20000718 Blackboard Courseinfo v4.0 User Authentication
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1486 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1486
http://www.securityfocus.com/frames/?content=/templates/archive.pike%3Flist%3D1%26msg%3D20000719151904.I17986@securityfocus.com External Source BUGTRAQ 20000719 Security Fix for Blackboard CourseInfo 4.0
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/4946 External Source XF blackboard-courseinfo-dbase-modification

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