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CVE-2000-0668 Detail

Description

pam_console PAM module in Linux systems allows a user to access the system console and reboot the system when a display manager such as gdm or kdm has XDMCP enabled.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/27/2000

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0398.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0455.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-044.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1513 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5001

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:michael_k._johnson:pam_console:0.66:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:michael_k._johnson:pam_console:0.72_unpatched:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:4.0es:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:conectiva:linux:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.0:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.0:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.0:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.1:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.1:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.1:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.2:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.2:*:i386:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.2:*:sparc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0668
NVD Published Date:
07/27/2000
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017