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CVE-2005-4699 Detail

Description

Argument injection vulnerability in TellMe 1.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to modify command line arguments for the Whois program and obtain sensitive information via "--" style options in the q_Host parameter.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2005-10/0107.html Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://exploitlabs.com/files/advisories/EXPL-A-2005-015-tellme.txt Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://kimihia.org.nz/projects/tellme/files/tellme-1.2-1.3.diff Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22522

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:tellme:tellme:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4699
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017