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CVE-2000-1040 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in logging function of ypbind 3.3, while running in debug mode, leaks file descriptors and allows an attacker to cause a denial of service.

Source:  MITRE
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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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0356.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-10/0429.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/linux/suse/2000-q4/0262.html
http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2000-039.0.txt
http://www.debian.org/security/2000/20001014
http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/MDKSA-2000-064.php3?dis=7.1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2000-086.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1820 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5394

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:suse:suse_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2000-1040
NVD Published Date:
12/11/2000
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017