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CVE-2000-1016 Detail

Description

The default configuration of Apache (httpd.conf) on SuSE 6.4 includes an alias for the /usr/doc directory, which allows remote attackers to read package documentation and obtain system configuration information via an HTTP request for the /doc/packages URL.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/11/2000

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-1016
Original release date:
12/11/2000
Last revised:
10/09/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/84360 External Source BUGTRAQ 20000921 httpd.conf in Suse 6.4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1707 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 1707
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5276 External Source XF suse-installed-packages-exposed

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