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CVE-2001-0527 Detail


DCScripts DCForum versions 2000 and earlier allow a remote attacker to gain additional privileges by inserting pipe symbols (|) and newlines into the last name in the registration form, which will create an extra entry in the registration database.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/14/2001

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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 Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010515 DCForum Password File Manipukation Vulnerability (qDefense Advisory Number QDAV-5-2000-2) Patch External Source CONFIRM External Source BID 2728 External Source XF dcforum-cgi-admin-access(6538)

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