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CVE-2000-0627 Detail


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 and

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/18/2000

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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 Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20000718 Blackboard Courseinfo v4.0 User Authentication Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1486 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000719 Security Fix for Blackboard CourseInfo 4.0 External Source XF blackboard-courseinfo-dbase-modification

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