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CVE-2000-0670 Detail

Description

The cvsweb CGI script in CVSWeb 1.80 allows remote attackers with write access to a CVS repository to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/12/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0670
Original release date:
07/12/2000
Last revised:
09/10/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:37.cvsweb.asc External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-00:37
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0178.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20000712 cvsweb: remote shell for cvs committers
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-07/0196.html Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20000714 MDKSA-2000:019 cvsweb update
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1469 External Source BID 1469
http://www.turbolinux.com/pipermail/tl-security-announce/2000-August/000015.html External Source TURBO TLSA2000016-1
http://xforce.iss.net/static/4925.php Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source XF cvsweb-shell-access

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:cvsweb_developer:cvsweb:1.80:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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