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CVE-2000-0746 Detail

Description

Vulnerabilities in IIS 4.0 and 5.0 do not properly protect against cross-site scripting (CSS) attacks. They allow a malicious web site operator to embed scripts in a link to a trusted site, which are returned without quoting in an error message back to the client. The client then executes those scripts in the same context as the trusted site, aka the "IIS Cross-Site Scripting" vulnerabilities.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/20/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0746
Original release date:
10/20/2000
Last revised:
09/05/2008
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://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms00-060.asp Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS00-060
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1594 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1594
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1595 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1595
http://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=39A12BD6.E811BF4F@nat.bg External Source BUGTRAQ 20000821 IIS 5.0 cross site scripting vulnerability - using .shtml files or /_vti_bin/shtml.dll

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