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CVE-2001-0216 Detail

Description

PALS Library System pals-cgi program allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the documentName parameter.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/02/2001

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-0216
Original release date:
06/02/2001
Last revised:
07/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-02/0220.html Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010212 PALS Library System "show files" Vulnerability and remote command execution
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2372 Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 2372
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6102 External Source XF webpals-library-cgi-url(6102)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mnscu_pals:webpals:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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