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CVE-2000-0854 Detail

Description

When a Microsoft Office 2000 document is launched, the directory of that document is first used to locate DLL's such as riched20.dll and msi.dll, which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands by inserting a Trojan Horse DLL into the same directory as the document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/14/2000

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-09/0277.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/ntbugtraq/2000-q3/0155.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/win2ksecadvice/2000-q3/0117.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1699 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5263

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0854
NVD Published Date:
11/14/2000
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017