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CVE-2000-0891 Detail


A default ECL in Lotus Notes before 5.02 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by attaching a malicious program in an email message that is automatically executed when the user opens the email.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/21/2001

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Exploit; Patch; Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#5962 External Source CONFIRM!SearchView&Query=CBAT45TU9S External Source XF lotus-notes-bypass-ecl(5045)

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
cpe:2.3:a:ibm:lotus_notes:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.02

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