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CVE-2000-0711 Detail

Current Description

Netscape Communicator does not properly prevent a ServerSocket object from being created by untrusted entities, which allows remote attackers to create a server on the victim's system via a malicious applet, as demonstrated by Brown Orifice.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2000-15.html Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1545 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=20000805020429.11774.qmail@securityfocus.com Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=3999922128E.EE84TAKAGI@java-house.etl.go.jp Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:virtual_machine:2000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:virtual_machine:3100:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:virtual_machine:3200:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:virtual_machine:3300:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.06:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.07:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.08:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.51:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.72:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.73:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:netscape:communicator:4.74:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0711
NVD Published Date:
10/20/2000
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008