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CVE-2000-0967 Detail

Description

PHP 3 and 4 do not properly cleanse user-injected format strings, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by triggering error messages that are improperly written to the error logs.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/19/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-0967
Original release date:
12/19/2000
Last revised:
09/05/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-00:75.php.asc External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-00:75
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0204.html External Source BUGTRAQ 20001012 Conectiva Linux Security Announcement - mod_php3
http://www.atstake.com/research/advisories/2000/a101200-1.txt External Source ATSTAKE A101200-1
http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2000-037.0.txt External Source CALDERA CSSA-2000-037.0
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-062.php3?dis=7.1 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2000:062
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-088.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2000:088
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-095.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2000:095
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1786 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1786
http://xforce.iss.net/static/5359.php Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source XF php-logging-format-string

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