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CVE-2000-0909 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the automatic mail checking component of Pine 4.21 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long From: header.

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 user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:59.pine.asc
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0441.html
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-073.php3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-102.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/84901
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1709 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5283

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:pine:4.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:pine:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:pine:4.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0909
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2000
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017